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Plane makes hard landing at Cherokee County Airport

Both pilot and instructor were uninjured in the incident.
Credit: KYTX

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Texas — A plane made a hard landing at the Cherokee County Airport Wednesday afternoon.

According to DPS, a Piper Malibu Mirage experienced a stall close to the runway causing the hard landing which collapsed the landing gear.

The aircraft came to a rest on the runway, the pilot, Bradley Charles Thomas, 45, of Richardson and instructor, Benjamin Case, 26, of Jacksonville were uninjured.

The FAA has been notified.