Airplane Makes Emergency Landing near Hudson

AirplaneAirplane Makes Emergency Landing near Hudson

On April 25, 2017 at approximately 11:45 am, the Weld County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of WCR 8 and WCR 45, East of I-76 near Hudson Colorado to the report of a single engine plane that had made an emergency landing.

The plane was a 2 passenger “Great Lakes” biplane with 2 occupants and was traveling from Centennial Airport to Platte Valley Airport when it ran out of fuel and was forced to land.

The Weld County Sheriff’s Office is happy to announce that there were no injuries in the incident, the airplane was not damaged, and no property has been damaged.

The airplane will be refueled shortly at its current location. The airplane will be pushed out onto WCR 45 and will continue its flight to Platte Valley Airport.

No further information will be released at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is asked to call the Weld County Sheriff’s Office at 970-356-4015 or Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or 1-Airplane 2800-444-3776. Tips can also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at www.crimeshurt.com. Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Crime Stoppers.