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Small plane makes emergency landing on northbound 241 toll road in Mission Viejo

A Google Maps image shows the 241 toll road and Oso Parkway in Mission Viejo. (Google Maps)
December 8, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
A student pilot and instructor aboard a two-seat plane are fine after making an emergency landing on the northbound 241 toll road in Mission Viejo Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

The single-engine plane landed in the center divider of the toll road at Oso Parkway at 3:15 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor said the people aboard the small plane reported an engine problem.

No injuries were reported, and there was no damage to the plane.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.


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