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Pilot makes emergency landing in field south of Cottonwood

A pilot made an emergency landing in a field south of Cottonwood on Tuesday morning.

Posted: Jul 23, 2019 12:48 PM

TEHAMA COUNTY, Calif. - A pilot made an emergency landing in a field south of Cottonwood on Tuesday morning.

Authorities said a private ultralight one-seater plane made a crash landing, but the 60-year-old pilot was not injured. 

The plane made the landing due to unknown mechanical reasons, but authorities said it went down slowly. 

We are working to learn more information. Stay tuned for updates. 

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