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Girl hit by plane on beach dies

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 00:41

A nine-year-old girl hit by a plane that crash-landed on a Florida beach on Sunday has died from her injuries. Her father was also was killed in the incident. Linda So reports.

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As investigators work to figure out what caused this single engine plane to crash on a Florida beach, authorities now say a nine year old girl who was struck by the plane has died from her injuries. The girl's father was also killed when the plane crash landed on Caspersen Beach on Sunday as the two walked along the sand. The pilot and his passenger were not hurt. The father Ommy Irizarry was an army sergeant stationed at Fort Stewart in Georgia. Authorities say he and his wife were celebrating their ninth wedding anniversary on the day he died. The family, including the couple's two other children, were walking on the beach when the plane crashed. The others were not hurt.

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Girl hit by plane on beach dies

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 00:41