Pilot makes emergency landing in field near local airport

(Temple Police Dept. photo)

TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) A pilot was forced to make an emergency landing Monday in a field north of Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport in Temple.

The plane touched down without incident just after 10 a.m. Monday in the field near the intersection of Little Mexico Road and Airport Trail.

The single-engine plane came to rest on its nose.

There were no reports of injuries.

“Thankfully, all is well!” Temple police said in a short Facebook post.

Further details weren’t immediately available.