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3 dead after small plane crashes in Florida, authorities say


Three people were killed after a small plane crashed in Central Florida.

The Cessna 421 crashed in a wooded area off State Road 44 in Deland around 4 p.m., according to a news release from the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office.


First responders discovered the three victims on the scene without a pulse, authorities said.

Several people in the area saw the plane go down, and a portion of the highway was closed after the crash.

The identities of the victims have not been released.

The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board have been notified.