A pilot of a small single-engine plane is safe Monday night after running out of fuel in Whiteside County, Illinois.
Illinois State Police tell Local 4 News the pilot of a Cessna had to emergency land in a corn field at 23520 Buell Rd. just a few miles north of Sterling.
Police responded just before 7:30 p.m. Monday.
Only the pilot was in the plane at the time. The pilot was not injurd.
The NTSB and Illinois State Police are investigating the incident.
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