Aerial photograph of the airport once known as Montgomery Field. Photo credit: Craig Butz/Wikimedia Commons

Four people escaped safely Sunday after a small plane crashed at Montgomery Field, authorities said.

The crash happened at about 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport in Kearny Mesa, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.

Fire crews and medics responded to the crash site and the four-seat plane received minor damage to its landing gear, the department said.

– City News Service