Pompano Beach

Body Found in Water After Small Plane Crash Off Pompano Beach

U.S. Coast Guard

A person's body was recovered from the ocean after a small plane crashed off Pompano Beach Thursday, officials said.

U.S. Coast Guard crews made the discovery after they were alerted of a possible downed aircraft by the U.S. Air Force earlier in the day, officials said.

The person's identity wasn't released.

The Coast Guard released a photo that showed what appeared to be life jackets and part of a plane's landing gear.

No other information was immediately known.

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