Smith County Fire Marshal: Plane crash reported near Big Sandy was a false alarm
SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - Smith County officials said a report of a plane crash was a false alarm.
According to Larry Christian with the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, they originally received a report of a plane crash in the area of Highway 155 south of Big Sandy.
According to Smith County Fire Marshal Jay Brooks, it was a crop duster that was flying low in the area. They received a report from a citizen that a plane had gone below the tree line out of view and they saw what they believed to be smoke.
The pilot is okay and there was no crash.
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