Outback airport closed following crash landing

FIVE people have narrowly avoided serious injuries after the plane they were travelling in crash landed.

The Courier Mail understands five passengers were on-board the light aircraft when its landing wheels failed to deploy, causing it to skid across the runway about 11.20am today in Roma, in outback Queensland.

Noone was hurt in the landing with all passengers able to exit the plane by themselves.

The Roma airport was shut down while emergency services responded to the crash.

Roma is about 430km inland from Brisbane.
 

Originally published as Outback airport closed following crash landing



Man breached DV order by visiting son, going for dinner

Premium Content Man breached DV order by visiting son, going for dinner

A man banned from going to his partner’s place by a court order thought it was ok...

QCWA CATCH-UP: Turn to trusted group in times of crisis

Premium Content QCWA CATCH-UP: Turn to trusted group in times of crisis

The women of the Queensland Country Women’s Association are there, but who hears...

FOUND: Missing dementia patient located in Rocky’s north

Premium Content FOUND: Missing dementia patient located in Rocky’s north

The missing woman reportedly wandered off from a private residence at North...