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David Copperfield Emergency Landing: Magician's Plane Makes Unexpected Stop In Illinois

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David Copperfield (File/Getty Images)
David Copperfield (File/Getty Images)

Magician David Copperfield had a less-than-entertaining ride to New York today.

The popular illusionist, who lives in Las Vegas, was traveling to New York City for a Monday morning appearance on NBC's "Today Show." En route, a loud noise prompted the pilot to make an immediate emergency landing.

Although the plane touched down safely in Peoria, Ill., and no one was injured, the scary stopover was detailed by Copperfield on Twitter:


David Copperfield
On the way to New York City for the . Watch in the morning and join me EVERY Monday in March for on .

David Copperfield
Everyone is ok. Emergency landing in Peoria, Illinois. So scary.

David Copperfield
Happy to be on the ground and safe. Getting ready for the on , filming remotely.

At the time of this writing, the cause of the noise has not been released.

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