Police & Fire

Plane Crash at Linden Airport Stops Feet Before Highway

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Credits: Kathy Lloyd
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LINDEN, NJ - A single engine plane lost power and crashed into a fence at the end of the runway during take off from Linden Airport Sunday evening. According to police at the scene, all four occupants on board walked away from the crash and refused medical attention.   

The plane came to a rest against the fence bordering Routes 1 & 9, just feet from the northbound traffic. TAP into was on scene moments after the crash and the occupants refused to comment on the accident. We will follow up as more information is obtained. 

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