Sea plane crashes into water near Downtown Miami

A sea plane crashed in the water off Dodge Island near Downtown Miami. (Miami Fire Rescue)

MIAMI – A single passenger sea plane ended up in the waters off Dodge Island in Miami.

Miami Fire boats responded after the plane went down early Saturday afternoon.

Authorities said the plane was either trying to take off or land but ended up hitting the water. 

The sea plane flipped over after impact and was nearly submerged when units arrived. 

There were no reported injuries. 


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