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Utahns Escape Serious Injury in Plane Crash



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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Two Utahns were not seriously injured today in a plane crash in Nebraska.

Barry Pewtress of Morgan, Utah, was trying to land the two-seat plane when he crashed east of the runway, near the Chadron airport. He says wind was a factor in the crash.

Pewtress and passenger Daryl Bell of Kaysville, Utah, declined medical treatment. They were on their way to an air show in Wisconsin.

Information from: Rachel Auble/KCSR-AM

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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