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Single engine plane crashes near Rockford

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A small, single engine plane crashed in a soy bean field just south of 1100 Samuelson Road on Friday.

The plane experience engine problems and during the emergency landing, the aircraft flipped on its roof. The pilot and single passenger are okay. The plane is registered to Poplar Grove Airmotive, based at the Poplar Grove Airport.

As of 4:50 p.m.Rockford Police are waiting on the FAA decision to remove the plane.

Tune into 13 News at 6 for more on the crash from Matt Groves.

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