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Plane veers off runway in at Van Nuys Airport

July 10, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A small plane veered off the runway while trying to take off Saturday afternoon.It happened at the Van Nuys Airport, just before 2 p.m.

The plane ended up in some grass near Hayvenhurst Avenue and Vanowen Street.

Firefighters said the two people onboard were shaken up, but not hurt.

One of the two runways at the airport was closed for a while, while the plane was towed off.