Crop dusting plane hits road sign in Deuel County

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BRANDT, S.D. (KELO) — Crop dusters can no longer take off or land on a Deuel County road. 

According to the Deuel County Sheriff’s Facebook page, a crop duster was trying to take off on a road south of Brandt at 9 a.m. Sunday morning. The post says the plane was getting ready to take off when one of its wings hit a road sign and went into a field.

No one got hurt, but the plane has damage on the wing.

The sheriff’s office contacted the FAA and NTSB about the crash. The company had a permit to take off and land on 479th Avenue, but that permit has been revoked.

On July 21, 2019 at approx 09:40am the Deuel County Sheriff’s was informed of a incident involving a crop duster that…

Posted by Deuel County Sheriff's Office on Sunday, July 21, 2019

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