2 Seater Plane Crashes in Uintah County, No Injuries

Things took a turn for the worse last Saturday during a morning flight of a small two seater airplane in Uintah County. According to Uintah County Sheriff’s Office, law enforcement and emergency services were dispatched to a field located at 850 East 1500 North just after 11:00am on September 3rd. A small experimental 2-seater airplane occupied by a grandfather and his granddaughter had been out for a scenic flight when the plane lost power and the pilot had to make an emergency landing in the field. No injuries were reported, shares the Sheriff’s Office, and both occupants walked away. The accident is being investigated by the FAA.


Kristin Baldwin

Kristin never planned to work in news radio but has thoroughly enjoyed being part of the news team at KVEL. Her love of literature and writing developed in high school which led her to study English Literature and Technical Writing at BYU. She received her BA in English from BYU in 2005 and studied at UVU in Orem for 2 semesters to become a Certified Technical Writer in 2006. Two months after completion she began her dream job of being a stay-at-home mom.  As mother of 2 energetic kids, she began writing from home for the KVEL news team in 2011 and considers it the perfect fit as a full time mom and part time writer.