Councilwoman Rani Derasary of Moab City was injured in a small plane crash near Canyonlands Field Airport in Utah.

Two were injured in the crash, including the Councilwoman and the pilot, Nathan Rydman. They are expected to make a full recovery.

Shifting winds are possible factors attributing to the incident. The NTSB and the FAA will open an investigation.

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