Small airplane makes emergency landing in NW Houston parking lot

Small airplane makes emergency landing in NW Houston parking lot

Credit: KHOU

The Houston Fire Department was called to Tam International near Pinemont and 290 just after 7 a.m.

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by KHOU.com staff

WHAS11.com

Posted on June 20, 2014 at 7:00 PM

HOUSTON -- A small airplane made an emergency landing in the parking lot of a northwest Houston business early Friday.

There were no reports of serious injuries.

The Houston Fire Department was called to Tam International near Pinemont and 290 just after 7 a.m.

Views from Air 11 showed a small red airplane partially resting on its side. It appeared the pilot struck a grassy area and curb while coming in for an emergency landing in the parking lot.

The plane's right wheel was damaged in the landing, but the pilot managed to miss cars parked nearby.

Check back for updates to this developing story.

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