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Plane crashes after take-off from Anza-Borrego Desert State Park


Last updated 3/20/2017 at Noon

BORREGO SPRINGS - Two men apparently walked away uninjured after the small plane in which they were riding crashed after taking off from the Borrego Valley Airport en route to Palm Springs over the weekend, it was reported.

The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center in Florida picked up a signal from the single-engine Cubcrafters CC11-160's emergency locator beacon Saturday afternoon indicating it was somewhere in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. A Civil Air Patrol search plane spotted the wrecked aircraft about nine miles northeast of the airport, The Los Angeles Times reported.

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