Seaplane crashes in Lake County

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LAKE COUNTY (KRON)—The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a seaplane crash Saturday morning in Lakeport.

It was reported around 11:30 a.m.

The seaplane was in a Seaplane Splash-In at the old Natural High School when the crash occurred.

The Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit found the seaplane just 500 yards offshore from Via Del Lago.

The pilot and the passenger were found inside and were taken to shore with non-life threatening injuries.

The FAA and the NTSB will soon start investigating what caused the crash.

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