Two men suffer serious injuries after plane crash near Tahlequah

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TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – Two men are injured when their plane crashed near Lake Tenkiller in eastern Oklahoma.

The crash happened about a mile from the Cookson Airport, that’s just south of Tahlequah.

The FAA says the plane experienced engine issues after departure.

It crashed shortly after take-off.

Officials say the men are suffering serious injuries, but they’re expected to survive.