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Plane crash kills man walking on beach

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 00:45

A man walking with his daughter on a Florida beach is killed when a small plane crashes on the Gulf Coast. Linda So reports.

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A walk along the beach turns deadly in Venice, Florida on Sunday. Police say a father was killed and his 9 year old daughter critically injured when a plane hit them as they walked along the sand. SOUNDBITE: WITNESS ZACK ARCENEAUX, SAYING: "Definitely not something you'd expect just going on the beach to have some fun with your family, it's just terrible to have something happen like that." Zack Arceneaux was on the beach when the plane crashed and hit the two victims. SOUNDBITE: WITNESS ZACK ARCENEAUX, SAYING: "The dad looked very bad condition, they were performing CPR on him, he had blood on his face." The daughter was airlifted to the hospital. Officials say the pilot and his only passenger were not hurt when the plane lost power and landed on the beach. SOUNDBITE: WITNESS ZACK ARCENEAUX, SAYING: "I saw that a wheel had been knocked off, propeller was bent pretty bad and there was some dents on the wings." No other people on the beach were injured.

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Plane crash kills man walking on beach

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 00:45