DEER LAKE The nose of a single-engine plane collided with the runway as it made a landing at Deer Lake Regional Airport Saturday morning.
According to a press release issued by the Deer Lake detachment of the RCMP, the incident was reported around 9:30 a.m.
The pilot of the plane was the aircarft's only occupant and was not injured.
The accident resulted in the closure of the airport to airline traffic for a brief period of time to allow for the removal of the plane from the runway.
The cause of the collision is being investigated.