Pilot dies in plane crash near Lantana Airport - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Pilot dies in plane crash near Lantana Airport

LANTANA -- A plane taking off from the Lantana Airport stalled out and crashed into Lake Osborne at 12:15 p.m.

Palm Beach County Fire-Rescue confirmed the pilot was killed in the crash. Divers went in the water to look for possible passengers, but officials believe the pilot was the only person onboard.

 

According to fire-rescue, the experimental plane stalled out shortly after take off and the left wing dipped into the water, then the rest of the plane followed. It is now submerged in about 18 feet of murky water.

 

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