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Local Address: Sarasota, Florida, United States
Sarasota County Sheriff's Office
The National Transportation Safety Board is enroute to investigate.
DEVELOPING: Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is reporting that a plane has crashed off Caspersen Beach in Venice.
A young girl was critically injured and a man died after the plane attempted an emergency landing on the beach, which is near Venice Airport.
The pilot and the passenger on board the plane were not injured.
Sarasota Sheriff's Community Affairs Manager Wendy Rose told The Associated Press that investigators believe the pilot was the only person in the plane Sunday afternoon and were attempting to rescue him.
Bayflite is en route after initial reports that one person on board the small plane was injured.
The beach is near Venice Airport 'srunways.
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