Plane crashes near stadium

Posted: October 6, 2013 at 4:41 a.m.

Gator fans gather around police tape to watch the scene of a small plane crash on Flavet Field on the campus of the University of Florida on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 in Gainesville, Fla. Two people are hospitalized after a small plane towing a banner crashed near tailgaters gathered for the Florida football game against Arkansas. (AP Photo/The Gainesville Sun, Matt Stamey)

A two-seat plane towing an advertising banner for an insurance company and flying over Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on Saturday had to make a crash-landing on the Florida campus.

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