Annie ToddAlfonzo Galvan

Sioux Falls Argus Leader

An Air National Guard plane slid off the runway at the Sioux Falls airport on Wednesday afternoon.

The F-16 overran Runway 15 on the southside of the airport near the water treatment plant and the landing gear collapsed at around 2:45 p.m., according to a release from the 114th Fighter Wing. 

The incident occurred when the pilot was returning from a routine training mission, according to the release. The aircrew was uninjured.

The plane could be seen on the grass on the south side of the airport, with the nose touching the ground.

The cause of the crash is will be investigated by an interim board determined by the Air National Guard, according to the release.