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Saturday, February 24th, 2007
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

This single-engine Cessna crashed near Rockford about a year ago. The Federal Aviation Administration ruled this week that the plane went down because it did not have enough fuel. The plane's two occupants were seriously injured but survived the crash landing.

Related online story:
A plane that left two men seriously injured was operating on less than a gallon of fuel when it crashed near Rockford in February 2006, according to a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) investigator. [More]
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