LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A plane made an emergency landing Friday along a riverbed in the city of Vernon, police said.

The aircraft made the landing in the Los Angeles River just west of Bandini and Atlantic boulevards around 1:15 p.m. after experiencing mechanical problems, according to police.

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County firefighters were sent to the scene to assist the Vernon Fire Department, but their response was
canceled, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

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No injuries were reported.

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