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.