Plane Overshoots Runway At Flying Cloud Airport

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A corporate jet has overshot the runway at Flying Cloud Airport in Eden Prairie, Minn., according to officials at the Metropolitan Airports Commission.

A spokesperson said the jet came to rest on a road near the airport around 8:50 a.m. on Monday morning.

Authorities say no one was injured.

At this point, officials are still investigating what happened that caused the plane to overshoot the runway.

The Flying Cloud Airport is open. Eden Prairie Police and fire crews are on scene.

Flying Cloud Drive was closed from Pioneer Trail South while crews worked to get the jet off the road. The road was reopened around 2:45 p.m. Monday.

According to the Metropolitan Airports Commission, the FAA registry shows the jet belongs to a firm in Cleveland.

Flying Cloud Airport Runway

(credit: CBS)


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