A COUPLE ESCAPED SERIOUS INJURY, WHEN THEIR SMALL AIRPLANE CRASHED IN A BLUFFDALE FIELD, ABOUT 20 MILES SOUTH OF SALT LAKE.

POLICE SAY THE PLANE WAS TRAVELLING FROM WASHINGTON STATE TO NEW MEXICO, WHEN IT LOST POWER.

THE PLANE FLIPPED ON IMPACT, COMING TO A REST ON ITS TOP.

AUTHORITIES SAY THE PILOT -- AND HIS WIFE -- HAD PLANNED TO LAND IN PROVO, TO SPEND THE NIGHT.