WATERVLIET —

Police have released more information after two people were hurt in a plane crash in Berrien County.

It happened Friday evening at the Watervliet Municipal Airport.

Police say 27-year-old Edward Maloney of Fruitport, Michigan and 36-year-old Jonathan Amundsen of Winterhaven, Florida had serious injuries but were able to climb out of the crashed plane. They were taken to Lakeland Hospital.

There is no word on their current condition.

Officials say the plane failed to gain necessary altitude while departing the airfield and crashed into a wooded ravine near the runway.

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