HARTFORD, Conn. — Hartford-Brainard Airport was closed for a short time this afternoon after a plane went off the runway during landing.
The Connecticut Airport Authority says the plane was a private single-engine aircraft, and there were no reported injuries after it landed around 1:40 p.m. Sunday. The airport was closed but reopened some time before 4:45 p.m.
The Hartford Fire Department says they responded and secured the plane; they found no fuel leak and soon left the scene.
No word yet on what exactly caused the mishap.