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Propeller crashes through roof of home after falling off plane

By Mason White 5:10 PM July 21, 2015
Airplane propeller illustration 

By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A woman was shocked to find a whole in the roof of her house and an airplane propeller in her bedroom.

People in New York, witnessed the propeller crashing through the roof of the house in Montgomery County on Thursday.

The Federal Aviation Administration said that a small plain lost its propeller around 2:00 p.m. The small single-engine plane developed mechanical problems and the propeller fell as a result, police said.

The propeller struck the home of Maria Cebula. Luckily, she was not home at the time of the incident. Her pets that were in the house at the time were not hurt.

According to police, the pilot took off from a private airport in Fulton County. After the propeller fell off, the pilot was able to glide the plane back to the runway, and he still had the right altitude and distance from the runway to land safely.