Small plane crashes west of Lyons

Courtesy: The Lyons News
Courtesy: The Lyons News

LYONS, Kansas — The Rice County Sheriff’s Department responding to a plane crash Tuesday morning.

It happened west of Lyons around 9:30.

A 1977 Cessna AG wagon flown by Christopher Peeler was practicing touch and goes at the Lyons Airport when his plane stalled and crashed in a field.

Peeler suffered minor injuries and refused medical treatment.

The plane crash is being investigated by the Kansas Highway Patrol. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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