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UPDATE: Plane lands in Elkhart County corn field

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A plane made an emergency landing in an Elkhart County field Thursday morning.

The single-engine Piper made the landing in a field near CR-12 between CR-1 and Ash Road around 11:15 a.m. The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department says the pilot reported an engine failure and not having enough power to make it to an airport.

The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department says the pilot, 32 year old Stacy Jo Lutes of Shipshewana, reported an engine failure and didn't have enough power to make it to an airport.

Lutes and her passenger were not hurt.

The Sheriff's Department says the emergency landing is still under investigation and will be reviewed by the FAA.

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