Small plane lands on side of I-75 in West Broward

WEST BROWARD, FLA. (WSVN) - A small plane that was having issues landed alongside Interstate 75 in Western Broward.

The plane landed about one mile east off a rest area near next to the eastbound lanes of I-75, Wednesday afternoon. The landing on Alligator Alley was made between mile markers 33 and 34.

Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene.

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the plane is a Cessna 152, which had two people on board.

One lane was previously blocked off, but all lanes are now open and traffic is moving smoothly.

Officials are investigating to find out what caused the plane to make that emergency landing.

No one was injured.

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