The plane reportedly has landing gear problems and is preparing to land at an airport either in Cahokia, Illinois, or St. Louis, Missouri.

There are reportedly eight people on board.

We pray for their safety.

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Update:

KTVI, Fox’s St. Louis affiliate, is reporting that the plane will attempt to land at Lambert Airport in St. Louis:

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Twitchy will continue to monitor this situation and update with developments.

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Update:

Media are now reporting that the Learjet has made a successful landing:

Wonderful news!