A small airplane burst into flames in a viral video because it crashed on a bridge close to Miami, hanging an SUV with three occupants on May 14, the Federal Aviation Administration reported. The airplane had three individuals on board. The single-engine Cessna 172 departed from Hollywood-Fort Lauderdale International Airport sure for Key West and shortly misplaced energy, the FAA mentioned in a press release. Two individuals aboard the airplane had been taken to a trauma heart and three individuals with non-life threatening accidents had been taken to a hospital, in response to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue.
The division mentioned Miami-Dade Police would offer data on the sixth affected person. The Miami-Dade Police public data workplace didn’t reply a number of calls, and a recording mentioned a voice mailbox had not been arrange.
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Drone video on social media confirmed the airplane crumpled on the Haulover Inlet Bridge with a broken SUV close by.
A person could be seen scrambling from the airplane and being helped by others to the aspect of the roadway simply earlier than the plane turned engulfed in flames.
(With inputs from AP)