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Dwight Yoakam's plane makes emergency landing

 
Dwight Yoakam's plane makes emergency landing
Posted December 19th, 2013 @ 8:00am

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After celebrating a Canadian woman's good fortune, Dwight Yoakam was celebrating his own. 

TMZ.com says the country star was returning to the U.S. over the weekend following a private concert in the Northwest Territories - just north of the province of Alberta - when his plane was thought to have caught fire. 

After the pilot radioed in a distress call, the twin-engine Hawker 800 made a safe landing at California's Van Nuys Airport. 

While a lot of smoke billowed from the plane, there was no fire. 

Yoakam was in Canada to perform at the 50th birthday party of a woman who had just become a $7.6 million lottery winner. 

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