West Palm Beach-Ft. Pierce, FL
A 70-year-old man piloting a twin-engine Cessna was injured Friday evening when his plane crashed near Witham Field in Stuart, authorities said.
A small plane crashed Tuesday morning at the Lantana Airport after having problems with its landing gear, according to officials.
At 9:54 a.m. rescue crews responded to the scene and found a twin engine Cessna had landed without its gear down.
One person was transported to a trauma center in serious condition after an ultralight aircraft crashed at about 11 a.m. Sunday on the north side of Indiantown, according to Martin County Fire Rescue.
One person, later identified as Leonard W. McGarity, 58, died in the plane crash this afternoon in the 2900 block of Greenbriar Boulevard. The plane is a single-engine experimental aircraft, said a Palm Beach County Fire Rescue spokesman Capt.
The crash happened around 12:55 p.m.
Search crews continued for the second day looking for a plane that crashed off of the St. Lucie Inlet.
The plane was headed from Marathon to Vero Beach Friday evening.
A helicopter crashed at the North County Airport on Thursday afternoon, but no one was injured, according to officials. Firefighters were dispatched to the airport off Beeline Highway at 11600 Aviation Road about 1:45 p.m.