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Girl hit by plane dies from injuries

SARASOTA COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - The 9-year-old girl hit by a plane making an emergency landing on Venice Beach has died. Oceana Irizarry passed away Monday night.

She and her father were walking on the beach Sunday when the plane hit them. Her father died from his injuries Sunday.

In a statement released by a lawyer, the pilot said that his engine died and he was not able to restart it. Deputies in Sarasota County and the NTSB are still investigating the crash.

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