A plane that crashed into the ocean off Huntington Beach killed one person, according to a city official.
It is unknown what caused the crash and how many people were on board the plane.
A photo of the aftermath Tweeted The scene showed many people looking out over the ocean with debris scattered about the water.
Sky5 aerial video later showed that the plane was largely intact, while rescuers were surrounding it. The aftermath was watched by many who stood nearby.
The plane is a Piper J3C65. According to records, the register owner is based in Hollywood, Florida.
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