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Plane lands safely east of Fain Road; no injuries

First-responders talk with a private airplane's two occupants east of Fain Road, after the pilot made an unscheduled landing there Friday afternoon, Oct. 19, 2018. (Les Stukenberg/Courier)

First-responders talk with a private airplane's two occupants east of Fain Road, after the pilot made an unscheduled landing there Friday afternoon, Oct. 19, 2018. (Les Stukenberg/Courier)

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Authorities check on an airplane and its occupants Friday afternoon, Oct. 19, 2018, after its pilot landed the aircraft east of Fain Road and south of Arizona Downs. (Les Stukenberg/Courier)

A private airplane landed this afternoon, at about 3:30, Friday, Oct. 19, about 2 miles south of the Arizona Downs horseracing track and east of Fain Road on the edge of Prescott Valley.

First-responders reported that the two occupants were uninjured, according the police radio broadcasts and the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office.

It was not immediately clear why the pilot made the unexpected landing there; watch dCourier.com and The Daily Courier for details as they are made available.