Small plane crashes in ocean near Port St. Lucie

Small plane crashes in ocean near Port St. Lucie

ST. LUCIE COUNTY, Fla. -- A single engine airplane went down in the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 18 nautical miles east of Port St. Lucie on Saturday, according to the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG).

USCG received a call at 3:35 p.m.

Coast Guard officials are on the scene.

This is a breaking news story. More information will be added as it becomes available.

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