3 injured after small plane lands on NJ golf course

PARAMUS, N.J. — A small aircraft landed on a New Jersey golf course Sunday.

Three adults and a child were aboard the Mooney M20 single-engine plane when it landed around 12:15 p.m. Sunday on the fairway of the ninth hole of the Paramus Golf Course. Police say two of the adults and the child suffered minor injuries, but further details were not disclosed.

Officials say the pilot reported engine problems shortly after taking off from the Lincoln Park Airport. The plane was headed to Poughkeepsie, New York.

Emergency responders are on scene.

Associated Press contributed to this report. 

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