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Eastern Idaho Man Airlifted After Plane Crash

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By Brittany Cooper

Jefferson County, Idaho ( KIDK ) CBS affiliate KIDK is reporting that an ultralight plane has crashed in the 3000 block of East County Line Road in Jefferson County.

The incident happened around 11 Saturday morning. Jefferson County deputies tell KIDK that 61-year old Jefferson County resident Alan Leonard Zhoner had taken off on his own runway when his plane lost power.

Zhoner was airlifted to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center with unknown injuries.

KIDK reports that his wife and neighbor heard the crash and called the sheriff's office.

Deputies from Jefferson and Bonneville counties responded, as well as the Idaho State Police.


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