Small plane crashes off coast

Staff Writer
Walton Sun


SWFD Engine 5, Rescue 5 and District Chief 1 are on the scene in the area of Scenic Gulf Drive at the Walton/Okaloosa County line as a result of witnesses reporting a small plane crash off the shore of Destin tonight.

The first 911 call came in just before 7PM saying a small plane had crashed into the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Henderson Beach State Park

US Coast Guard, Florida Fish and Wildlife Officers along with deputies from WCSO and OCSO are searching.

A plane was reported as overdue at the Destin airport, but so far no word on type of plane or where it was coming from.

SWFD crews have located debris and are communicating with other agencies on scene.