VIDEO: Plane crashes into Florida river

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GULF HARBOR, Fla. (NBC News Channel) — A small plane was caught on camera as it crashed into a Florida river.

The plane went down Thursday evening. The video shows the aircraft with its parachute deployed as it tumbles from the sky.

First responders say a flight instructor and a student were onboard the plane when it crashed into the Caloosahatchee River.

No injuries were reported. The FAA said the crash was caused by an engine issue.

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