Plane makes precautionary landing Saturday afternoon near Lawrence, no injuries

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No injuries were reported after a airplane made a controlled precautionary landing Saturday afternoon in Douglas County.

Kansas Highway Patrol said the incident happened at 1:40 p.m. in a field north of the Lawrence Municipal Airport. The plane was a 4-seat Cessna airplane.

KHP tells FOX4 it is unknown why the plane was not able to land at the airport itself and landed in the field.

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