Small plane crashes on Miami bridge

Six people have been injured so far.

A small aircraft crashed on the Haulover Inlet Bridge in Miami on Saturday, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said.

Six people were reported injured. His conditions are currently unknown and no fatalities have been reported.

The incident occurred around 1 pm, when a single-engine Cessna 172 lost engine power and landed on the bridge, according to preliminary information from the Federal Aviation Administration.

The plane hit a car during landing, the FAA said.

Video of the crash scene showed the plane in flames and a damaged SUV in the vicinity of the bridge.

The aircraft, which had three people on board, was en route to Key West International Airport from Fort Lauderdale International Airport.

After the accident, a 3-mile stretch along the bridge’s route was closed in both directions, police said.

The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the accident.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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