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Plane flips over in Lake Okeechobee

PAHOKEE, FL (WFLX) - A small plane flipped over in Pahokee Thursday afternoon.

According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, the incident happened on Lake Okeechobee behind the Palm Beach County Glades Airport.

Two people, an instructor and student, were on board and rescued by an airboat, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.

One person had minor injuries.

This story will be updated when more information is available.

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