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Plane Crashes in Reservoir



    Plane Crashes in Reservoir
    Robyn Estabrook/WPTZ
    No one was injured when a plane went down in Vermont's Chittenden Reservoir.

    Vermont state police say a Pittsford pilot and his passenger were uninjured after their seaplane crashed and overturned in Chittenden Reservoir.

    Police say the accident occurred Sunday just before noon.

    Authorities say the pilot , 72-year-old James Booth, and his passenger, 69-year-old Cindy Steinmann, were not injured in the crash.

    Police say they are working to remove the plane - which was floating upside down - as safely and quickly as possible.

    Troopers say they are working with Federal Aviation Administration inspectors to determine the cause of the crash.

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