Written by AARON CASTREJON
EL MONTE - Two people received minor injuries after a plane ended off the runway at San Gabriel Valley Airport Saturday morning.
A fuel tank on the plane was leaking. Los Angeles County Firefighters are on scene helping to supply foam. Crews from the airport are also working to prevent a fire, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
The crash was reported around 11:13 a.m. August 31 close to Lower Azusa Road.
Ambulances have been called for both the plane’s occupants. Firefighters plan on transporting them to an area hospital.
The plane, a fixed-wing, multi-engine Cessna 510 is registered to Star Jet, LLC with an address in San Marino, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.