Plane makes hard landing at Gillespie Field

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EL CAJON, Calif. — A light plane made a hard landing at Gillespie Field late Tuesday afternoon due to a landing-gear malfunction.

The single-engine Ryan Navion B skidded to a halt on one of the three runways at the El Cajon general-aviation facility after its front wheel strut collapsed, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

No injuries were reported.

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