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Man dies after plane crashes into Lake Okeechobee

PAHOKEE — A man died after a small plane crashed into Lake Okeechobee.

The Palm Beach Post reports that authorities responded to call about a possible boating accident around 8 a.m. Saturday. When they arrived, they found what appeared to be an amateur, experimental plane. Rescue divers found the unidentified victim, a white man 50 to 60 years old, in the water around 9:30 a.m.

Man dies after plane crashes into Lake Okeechobee 09/28/13 [Last modified: Saturday, September 28, 2013 10:17pm]
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