Update: Cheyenne’s Converse Avenue Open Again After Plane Crash
Update 6 p.m.--Police say Converse between Dell Range and Pershing has re-opened following a plane crash near the Cheyenne Airport on Thursday afternoon.
Cheyenne Police say Converse between Dell Range and Pershing closed down around 3 p.m. because of a crash of a small airplane near the Cheyenne Airport.
A post on the CPD Facebook page said all occupants walked away from the crash, but the road closure may last "several hours." Cheyenne Police Department spokesman Kevin Malatesta said the road will remain closed while the Federal Aviation Administration investigates the crash, adding that could take until ''late tonight."
We will report further details when they become available.