FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two persons are lifeless after a small aircraft crashed right into a river on the state line between Florida and Georgia.
The Federal Aviation Administration says a single-engine Cessna 150 crashed into the St. Marys River north of Jacksonville simply earlier than midday Friday. The Florida Occasions-Union experiences that rescue staff from Nassau County, Florida, and Camden County, Georgia, responded.
Florida Freeway Patrol confirmed that the victims had been an 18-year-old feminine scholar and a 66-year-old male flying teacher.
The aircraft had division from the close by Fernandina Seaside Municipal Airport in Florida. Officers say a dive staff was referred to as to assist get well the aircraft from the river.