UPDATE: 11:54 A.M.
Two people aboard a small airplane escaped injury when it crash-landed near the Sioux Falls airport.
The plane landed upright in a corn field north of Interstate 90 about 9 a.m. Tuesday. Minnehaha County Sheriff Mike Milstead says a licensed student pilot and an instructor were practicing approaches to the Sioux Falls airport when the engine failed.
Airport Executive Director Dan Letellier says that the aircraft is a Beechcraft Bonanza, a single-engine private plane.
Authorities did not immediately identify the people on the plane.
A small plane crashed north of Sioux Falls Tuesday morning. Two people were on board the plane. Neither were injured.
The plane crashed in a field near Catfish Bay before 9:00 a.m. Tuesday.
KDLT News has a crew on the scene of the crash and will have more updates throughout the morning.