KFD: Plane lands safely in Knox after landing troubles

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Knox County dispatch confirmed that a plane landed without incident after initially having some difficulties.

The initial call came in at around 3 p.m., dispatch said.

According to the Knoxville Fire Department and the Knox County Sheriff's Office, the plane landed safely. A spokesperson for KFD reported that the aircraft's landing gear was hanging up, impeding its ability to land.

The spokesperson could not confirm what kind of model or how many people were on board at the time.