TALLADEGA, Ala. (WIAT) — On Saturday afternoon, a small passenger plane had to make an emergency landing on I-20 West near Talladega.

According to a statement from the FAA, the aircraft was a Cessna 172 that took off from Talladega Municipal Airport. The plane then made an emergency on I-20 West at mile marker 173 just after 4:20 p.m. 

There were two people on board, but the FAA did not provide information on their status. This is an ongoing investigation.

This story will be updated with more information once available.