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Police  say two people have been injured in a small plane crash on Block Island.

New Shoreham Police Chief Vincent Carlone says the two occupants were airlifted to Rhode Island Hospital with minor injuries on Sunday.

He says the plane overshot the runway while trying to land and ended up in a field.

Airport officials tell The Providence Journal the crash happened at Block Island State Airport.

The two people were not immediately identified.




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