2 Dead In Plane Crash Near Daytona Beach

DAYTONA BEACH, Florida – Two people died in a small plane crash that occurred Wednesday morning near Daytona Beach, Florida.

The crash was reported by witnesses who saw the plane go down around 9:54 a.m. off of Tomoka Farms Road near the Daytona Flea & Farmers Market.

The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office notified the National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration of the crash. The federal authorities are en route to initiate an investigation of the circumstances leading up to the crash.

Information identifying the deceased has not been released pending notification of next-of-kin.