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Small Plane Hit SUV When It Crashed On Haulover Inlet Bridge, One Person Killed, Five Injured

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – One person was killed when a small plane struck an SUV as it crashed on the Haulover Inlet Bridge early Saturday afternoon. Smoke and fire could be seen rising from the wreckage at 108 Street and Collins Avenue near Haulover Beach. Video posted to Twitter by Alex Huberman shows the aftermath of the crash. Awful private plane crash in #mia @nbc6 pic.twitter.com/LjJg7bgUtM — Alex H (@lexSayzzz) May 14, 2022 According to the FAA, a single-engine Cessna 172 lost engine power and landed on the Haulover Inlet Bridge around 1 p.m., striking a vehicle while landing. It said there were three people...
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Miami Air Traffic Controller Narciso Torres Identified As Person Who Died In Haulover Plane Crash

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami air traffic controller Narciso Torres has been identified as the person who died when a small plane struck an SUV as it crashed on the Haulover Inlet Bridge early Saturday afternoon. “This is a terrible tragedy that has sent shock waves throughout our NATCA family,” NATCA President Rich Santa said. “Our hearts go out to Narciso’s wife, Jennifer, his entire family, and the many fellow Union brothers and sisters that loved him so much and are now dealing with an unspeakable loss. Narciso touched so many people with his warmth and kindness, both within NATCA, in the facilities...
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Florida bridge plane crash killed 1 on board, police say

MIAMI (AP) — One of the three people aboard a small plane died when it crashed onto a bridge near Miami this weekend, police said. The aircraft lost power Saturday shortly after takeoff, coming down on the bridge and striking an SUV, then bursting into flames. The two other people on the plane were taken to a trauma center, while a woman and two toddlers in the vehicle were taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to the Miami-Dade Police.
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Glider crashes into trees near N.J. airport

A glider crashed into trees while attempting to land at Blairstown Airport in Warren County on Sunday afternoon, federal authorities said. One pilot was on board when the craft went down at about 2 p.m., the Federal Aviation Administration said. Information about injuries to the pilot were not immediately available.
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BLAIRSTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – Authorities are investigating a glider crash that occurred Sunday afternoon in Blairstown Township. According to the the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a Schweizer SGS 2-33A glider lost altitude and struck trees on approach to the Blairstown Airport at 3:50 p.m. Only the pilot...
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A 20-seat hypersonic plane is being built in Atlanta

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Small plane crashes on bridge near Miami, striking an SUV

MIAMI — (AP) — A small plane with three people aboard crashed Saturday on a bridge near Miami, striking an SUV with three occupants, the Federal Aviation Administration reported. The single-engine Cessna 172 departed from Hollywood-Fort Lauderdale International Airport bound for Key West and soon lost power, the...
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