No injuries after Garfield County plane crash

A small plane crashed Friday night off County Road 205, near the Bookcliffs, in Garfield County.

The pilot was able to notify authorities that he and a passenger were uninjured.

Emergency units were dispatched just before 7:30 p.m.

The Piper Cherokee landed in about five feet of snow, according to a release from the sheriff's office. The FAA and NTSB have both been notified.

The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office secured the site until a determination can be made about a future investigation.

No further information was released.

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