Plane’s Emergency Landing on NJ Turnpike

Images from South Jersey's rush-hour surprise -- a small plane landed on the New Jersey Turnpike.

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A small plane landed on the New Jersey turnpike Monday morning, Feb. 1, 2010.
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No one was hurt. The pilot and a traffic reporter were on board.
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The pilot brought the plane down in the northbound lanes near Exit 4, right over the border in Cherry Hill.
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That was just before 7 a.m.
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The emergency landing backed up traffic during the morning rush.
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The landing surprised everyone -- State Police said they did not any sort of a heads up.
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A truck was brought in to haul the small plane away.
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The plane was towed off the Turnpike.
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It was taken to a nearby maintenance facility.
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