Plane lands on I-35 frontage

Austin American-Statesman - - LOCAL BRIEFING -

A pri­vate plane made an emer­gency land­ing Thurs­day in Theon, just south of Jar­rell, along the frontage road of In­ter­state 35, a Texas Depart­ment of Trans­porta­tion of­fi­cial said.

The plane landed some­time af­ter 9 a.m. on the north­bound lanes of the frontage road of I-35 in north­ern Wil­liamson County, close to mile marker 271, spokesman John Hurt said.

The pi­lot called in an oil pres­sure fail­ure and was at­tempt­ing to make it to the Ge­orge­town Mu­nic­i­pal Air­port, Hurt said. There were no in­juries re­ported, he said.

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