VERMILION, Ohio (AP) - A small plane with two people aboard made a safe emergency landing onto a Lake Erie beach Sunday.
The pilot was 51-year-old Fredderick Tonge of Windsor, Ontario. And the passenger was 51-year-old Dave Phillips of LaSalle, Ontario. They were uninjured durung the sandy landing shortly after 9 a.m. at at the nearly unoccupied Linwood Beach.
The 1946 Piper Cub had taken off from Burke Lakefront Airport in Cleveland and was westbound to Windsor when a propeller malfunction caused a severe vibration.