Gloucester police search for possible downed plane

GLOUCESTER, Va. (WAVY) – Gloucester police are searching for a plane that may have crashed in the Allmondsville area of the county.

Sgt. Michelle Anaya with Virginia State Police told WAVY.com the Newport News/Williamsburg Airport reported receiving a distress call from a plane in the area Friday. The Gloucester Sheriff’s Office also contacted State Police about a possible plane down. She said troopers are searching for a plane, but so far have not found one.

WWBT in Richmond is reporting Gloucester crews are working to set up a command area and are working with Virginia State Police on the search.

Stay with WAVY News 10 on air and online for updates.

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