6 Americans lost in Puerto Rico plane crash

U.S. Coast Guard reports plane crash in Atlantic Ocean off Puerto Rico.

West Palm Beach, FL (JusticeNewsFlash.com)–A plane carrying 5 U.S. Passengers, flown by an American pilot, crashed off the north east coast of Puerto Rico in the Atlantic Ocean late Sunday. The United States Coast Guard has sent boat and helicopter rescue teams in search of survivors.

The single engine Cessna 206 airplane was privately owned and was flying from the Dominican Republic when it crashed into the ocean near the city of Quebradillas. The missing 5 passengers and pilot have not been located and the cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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