No injuries in seaplane incident on Lake Champlain

Local News

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. – A seaplane over Lake Champlain crashed into the water near Valcour Island Thursday afternoon, but no injuries were reported.

According to an officer at the U.S. Coast Guard station in Burlington, the aircraft was attempting to land when its nose dipped into the water due to waves from a passing boat.

By the time Coast Guard arrived on scene, those involved had already made it to shore.

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