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012619 PLANE CRASH SAT 630

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012619 PLANE CRASH SAT 630
012619 PLANE CRASH SAT 630
012619 PLANE CRASH SAT 630

I'm to llamas in c1 3 breaking news tonight...an airplane preparing to land at the blue grass airport...instead crashed in a field at a world famous horse farm.

(welcome)-(rdr)-2 good evening.

I'm veronica jean seltzer.

Let's get right to that breaking news tonight.

Lexington police say a small private airplane...was getting ready to land at blue grass airport around 4 p-m when its engine failed.

It crashed into a field at the world famous calumet farm...home of three triple crown champions.

We have team coverage tonight.

Our ryan schmelz is at the airport with information on the crash's impact there.

But let's start with abc 36's alexus larson who has been on the scene of the crash since just after it happened.

### around 3:45 this afternoon several units were called to calumet farm where a small aircraft crashed before landing at the blue grass airport which is less than a mile from the farm.

Authorities report that there were two individuals involved in the crash - both of whom walked away with no visible injuries and refused medical treatment.

According to authorities on the scene, the plane crashed due to engine failure and there was minimal damage upon impact.

The property had little damage with a few fences being clipped.

Authorities say they are grateful for how the crash turned out.

"from my perspective it's the best you could hope for.

When you get a call for an airplane accident you prepare for the worst and hope for the best and today that turned out to be the best."

The plane will be secured on the property for a few days before federal agents can remove it.

Reporting live in lexington alexus larson abc 36 news... ### alexus, thank you.

The blue grass airport says since the crash wasn't on its property...it hasn't affected for a few days before federal agents can remove it.

Reporting federal agents can remove it.

Reporting live in lexington alexus larson abc 36 news... federal agents can remove it.

Reporting live in lexington alexus larson abc 36 news... ### ryan, thank you.

There is federal agents can remove it.

Reporting live in lexington alexus larson abc 36 news... ### ryan, thank you.

There is still a lot more to learn about this crash.

We will continue following the story all night and all weekend.

Look for updates on abc 36 news at 11 and on our website and facebook page.

### now to the other big story we're following tonight, lexington recorded its third homicide of 2019 after a woman was found shot outside a club overnight.

Police say a group of men and woman got into a fight inside the fox club on winchester road.investigators say the fight moved outside into the parking lot and that's where officers found 27- year old lesha edwards shot.

She was rushed to the hospital where she died.

Witnesses described the shooter as a man with a beard, wearing a black hoodie.they say he has a tattoo on his right hand and left side of his neck.

In nelson county, investigators say a man admitted to shooting another man during a robbery overnight.

35-year old justin hardin, of alabama, was arrested after a police chase following the shooting.police say he was charged with attempted murder, burglary and drug charges.

Investigators say the victim, whose name wasn't released, was found with a gunshot wound to the head in the kitchen of a home in bardstown.

Overview: another clipper system in the midwest will push toward the bluegrass this evening, slowly increasing the cloud cover and bringing increased chances of isolated snow showers.

Snow showers will be spotty but locations that do see snow won't accumulate too much, only trace amounts expected at most.

Once the morning snow chances have diminished expect clearing skies with sunny conditions on the backside snow showers timing: saturday night into early sunday morning threats: trace amounts of snow accumulations looking ahead: beyond tonight, expect mostly sunny skies and warm conditions for your monday with highs in the upper 40s to even low 50s as a strong warm front moves through the bluegrass region; however, what goes up must come down, and for us we will certainly take a big drop temperatures wise as rain showers move in late monday night.

The rain will be moderate to heavy at times and eventually change over into snow showers by early tuesday morning.

Temperatures will continue to drop wednesday and by thursday morning we could see some locations with double digit wind chills below zero.

Tonight: becoming mostly cloudy skies with spot snow showers possible.

Trace accumulations; low temperature of 27 degrees.

Sunday: expect spot morning flurries eventually becoming mostly sunny skies; high temperatures will be 36 degrees.

In your nationview tonight... there is mixed reaction this weekend, after president trump agreed to re-open the federal government for three weeks.

The deal does not include funding for a border wall, despite a upper 40s to even low 50s as a strong warm front moves through the bluegrass region; however, what goes up must come down, and for us we will certainly take a big drop temperatures wise as rain showers move in late monday night.

The rain will be moderate to heavy at times and eventually change over into snow showers by early tuesday morning.

Temperatures will continue to drop wednesday and by thursday morning we could see some locations with double digit wind chills below zero.

Tonight: becoming mostly cloudy skies with spot snow showers possible.

Trace accumulations; low temperature of 27 degrees.

Sunday: expect spot morning flurries eventually becoming mostly sunny skies; high temperatures will be 36 degrees.

In your nationview tonight... in your nationview tonight... there is mixed reaction this c1 3 weekend, after president trump agreed to re-open the federal government for three weeks.

The deal does not include funding for a border wall, despite a month- long standoff between the president and democrats.

Kim hutcherson reports...while most federal workers welcome the deal, others are critical of the legislation because it doesn't include funding for the president's promised wall.

### it's back to work for 800-thousand federal employees.

Lorie mccann, furloughed irs worker relief.

Oh my gosh.

I'm so grateful.

So grateful that the shutdown has ended."

Many of them who had been at the job without pay for nearly a month.

Althought it's unclear when they'll be paid--- or when the back pay will arrive-- most furloughed workers are welcoming the news.

Knikkia jefferson, irs employee about being homeless.

Now that i'm able to go back to work, i will have no more to worry about."

The three-week stopgap bill re- opens the government through february 15.

But with bills piling up-- and no income coming in-- the uncertainty still has families worried about what's ahead.

Christine kroll, coast guard spouce paychecks because i'm nervous.

Will we be able to pay for our kids' food?"

Across the country-- many families have turned to local food banks and other charities - just to meet basic needs- like food.

While the past month has been a struggle-- some furloughed workers say they support the shutdown.

Saying they want president trump to get funding for his border wall.

Charles gilbert, federal law enforcement officers our country and keep illegals out, coming in, hurting my children that don't belong here, yes, i'm all for the wall."

While others are wary, saying the move may only bring temporary relief.

Mark salyers, furloughed federal prison guard positive because in the back of your mind, we don't want to be here again."

I'm kim hutcherson reporting.

### alexus, thank you.

The blue grass airport says since the crash wasn't on its property...it hasn't affected flights so far.

I'm kim hutcherson reporting.

### alexus, thank you.

The blue grass airport says since the crash wasn't on its property...it hasn't affected flights so far.

Mark salyers, furloughed federal prison guard positive because in the back of your mind, we don't want to be here again."

I'm kim hutcherson reporting.

### alexus, thank you.

The blue grass positive because in the back of your mind, we don't want to be here again."

I'm kim hutcherson reporting.

### alexus, thank you.

The blue grass prison guard positive because in the back of your mind, we don't want to be here again."

I'm kim hutcherson reporting.

### alexus, thank you.

The blue grass airport says since the crash wasn't on its property...it hasn't affected flights so far.

Let's go to the airport now to abc 36's ryan schmelz.

Ryan, even though there isn't a direct impact...people there are shaken up.

### take sot 57:19 i heard about it coming into the airport and i was just hoping everyone was safe and nobody got hurt 58:00 what a thing to happen after just getting off a plane myself.

It's actually kind of scary 58:04 as of right now it looks like business as usual at the airport with no major lines.

On cam.

Well keep you updated as to any closings or delays, but as of now if you have a flight tonight you should be fine.

Vj ### life on the run is over for an alabama as of now if you have a flight tonight you should be fine.

Vj ### life on the run is over for an alabama prison escapee who was caught in bowling green.

Life on the run is over for an alabama prison escapee who was caught in bowling green.

Police say 30- year old corey davis escaped wednesday.

They received a tip he was in a home in bowling green.

Police say when the arrived, davis ran from the home, but was quickly caught and arrested.

33-year old jessica adams, of bowling green, was also arrested in connection to the escape.

In hopkinsville, the search is on for an accused killer whose last known address was in oak grove.

Police say 26-year old shakkory willis is wanted for murder, robbery and unlawful transaction with a minor.

Two other men and three juveniles have already been charged in this case.

University of kentucky police issued a crime bulletin after a sexual assault was reported friday night on campus.

Police say a female student was sexually assaulted in a dorm room by a man she knows, who is not a u-k student.

U-k police sent out safety tips...which include...if you see something, say something.

Be an active bystander.if you think someone's at- risk for sexual assault, consider it an emergency and get involved.

Consent for sexual contact is not implied.

Carry a cell phone.

Download and use the 'live safe' application.

Solid blue animation it's been the buzz around lexington all week..

And right now..

The college basketball world has their eyes set on what's going on right now at rupp..

Between number 9 kansas and number 8 kentucky.

Coming up later in sports..

We'll have the latest score from rupp..

Plus..

You'll want to see where one mock has josh allen.

V-j.

Thanks austin..

With so many people watching tonight's game around the country..

College gameday was in town for this match-up.

The game day crew are no strangers to rupp arena.

It's the third straight year they've visited lexington.

Today..

45 hundred solid blue fans came out to watch their live production..

And to boo espn analyst jay williams for picking the jayhawks to win tonight.

### how's the rest of the weekend looking?

Justin roth has that.... and details on next week's artic blast..... after the break.

C1 3 in the midwest will push toward the bluegrass this evening, slowly increasing the cloud cover and bringing increased chances of isolated snow showers.

Snow showers will be spotty but locations that do see snow won't accumulate too much, only trace amounts expected at most.

Once the morning snow chances have diminished expect clearing skies with sunny conditions on the backside snow showers timing: saturday night into early sunday morning threats: trace amounts of snow accumulations looking ahead: beyond tonight, expect mostly sunny skies and warm conditions for your monday with highs in the upper 40s to even low 50s as a strong warm front moves through the bluegrass region; however, what goes up must come down, and for us we will certainly take a big drop temperatures wise as rain showers move in late monday night.

The rain will be moderate to heavy at times and eventually change over into snow showers by early tuesday morning.

Temperatures will continue to drop wednesday and by thursday morning we could see some locations with double digit wind chills below zero.

Tonight: becoming mostly cloudy skies with spot snow showers possible.

Trace accumulations; low temperature of 27 degrees.

Sunday: expect spot morning flurries eventually becoming mostly sunny skies; high temperatures will be 36 degrees.

Still ahead... a happy outcome... after a three-year- old disappeared in north carolina.

He's safe... and his family is reacting... next.

Break 2 some are calling it miracle.... as a three-year-old break 2 temperatures will be 36 degrees.

Still ahead... a happy outcome... after a three-year- old disappeared in north carolina.

He's safe... and his family wednesday and by thursday morning we could see some locations with double c1 3 digit wind chills below zero.

Tonight: becoming mostly cloudy skies with spot snow showers possible.

Trace accumulations; low temperature of 27 degrees.

Sunday: expect spot morning flurries eventually becoming mostly sunny skies; high temperatures will be 36 degrees.

Still ahead... a happy outcome... after a three-year- c1 3 old disappeared in north carolina.

He's safe... and his family is reacting... next.

Break 2 some are calling it c1 3 kiesch to tell us more.

Ation this north carolina community gathering to celebrate after casey hathaway was found alive.

Paul jackson, pastor we could be here tonight mourning, but now we are rejoicing.

Casey's aunt sharing a moment she had with the 3 year old while he was recouperating brea hathaway, casey's aunt casey saw his picture and he said, 'aunt bre, that's me!'

I said, 'casey, all these people were looking for you and trying to find you.'

And he goes 'yay, his mother overcome with emotion - thanking everyone who helped bring her son home.

Brittany hathaway, casey's mom we're very thankful that you took the time out to come search for casey and prayed for him and he's good.

The three year old vanished from his great grandmother's back yard tuesday afternoon 911 call:we lost my grandson, he walked in the woods back there and we can't find him.

Hundreds of searchers and volunteers scoured the rural north carolina terrain then a neighbor out walking her dogs said she heard a small cry linda fraker: it was really faint.i wasn't sure if it was a cry because they were searching for him and calling his name.

She says within minutes they found casey - just a quarter mile from his great grandmother's house ems"we found him about 65 meters into the woods, completely encased in heavy vegetation the entire community so thankful for this outcome.

Parishoner: that mission was to find that little boy and return him to his family and thank god tonight that is what happened.

Little casey now back in the arms of his family.

Zachary kiesch, abc news, new york coming up next in sports..

We've got an exciting game going on right now at rupp.

Austin miller will get you caught up on the latest from news, new york coming up next in sports..

We've got an exciting game going on right now at rupp.

Austin miller will get you caught up on the latest from kentucky and kansas.

Stay with us.

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C1 3 huge.

Kentucky is currently projected as the final two seed in joe lunardi's latest bracketology.

A win against kansas could move them up that seed line.

Be sure to tune in tonight at 11..

Bryan kennedy and i will have highlights and a post-game wrap from rupp.

Just down the road on broadway..

Transy hosting rose-hulman.

Second half..

Pioneers up two..

Cooper theobald drives..

Takes a big hit and converts for the three point play.

He'd hit the freebie as well.

Later..

A little defense from transy hear..

Michael jefferson with the steal.

He's then going to go coast-to-coast..

For the bucket..

That would push the lead out to seven.

And then..

It's jefferson working the high screen and roll..

Dishing it to lucas gentry for the easy bucket/ pioneers go on to win this one..

81-70.

They go on the road wednesday to take on earlham.

Meanwhile..

In georgetown..

Eku will be hosting tennessee tech tonight.

The colonels are coming off a huge win thursday against the number one team in the conference..

Jacksonville state.

Tip-off for this one will get going here shortly.

Staying on the hardwood..

Uk hoops has yet another tough road game tomorrow afternoon.

They'll take on number 24 texas a&m.

The aggies feature one of the top scorers in the sec in chennedy carter.

Meanwhile..

The wildcats haven't been too bad away from lexington this season.

They're only two losses on the road came against top 5 teams. uk head coach matthew mitchell believes it's their team chemistry that has led to so much sucess away from home.

L32-line:matthew mitchell uk hoops head coach and over on the gridiron..

Uk's all-time sack leader josh allen may not be taking part in this year's c1 3 senior bowl..

But his stock continues to rise.

In cbs's latest mock draft..

They have allen going number one to the arizona cardinals.

Nick bosa has been the favorite to be top pick.

So why they change.

Well..

The cardinals are moving from a 4-3 to a 3-4 defense..

Making allen the better scheme fit.

Brief sports banter.

Finally tonight..... imagine looking 'up' c1 3 to hail a cab.

C1 3 boeing says its tested a driveless, air taxi.... in virginia.

It took off... hovered... and landed.... but didn't fly around.

The flight lasted just a minute.... with no one on board.

This air taxi..... when finished..... is supposed to fly 50 miles at a time... using an electric propulsion system.

Tonight's powerball jackpot is now worth 161 million dollars.

The mega millions... for next tuesday... is worth 109 million.

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