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Plane lost power, crashed into ditch at in Orlando, reports say

A plane lost power and veered off the runway before taking off at Orlando Executive Airport Monday morning, crashing into a ditch, according to the Orlando Fire Department.
A plane lost power and veered off the runway before taking off at Orlando Executive Airport Monday morning, crashing into a ditch, according to the Orlando Fire Department. Orlando Fire Department

A plane is in a ditch outside an Orlando airport, according to reports Monday morning.

A Cessna twin-engine plane lost power and crashed into a ditch at Orlando Executive Airport shortly after 8 a.m., according to WKMG News 6.

None of the four people on board were injured in the crash, WESH 2 News reported. A hazmat team is at the scene to address a minor fuel leak.

The Orlando Sentinel reported the plane was en route to Winston-Salem, N.C., citing flightaware.com. Runway 7 at the airport is closed while the area is being cleared.

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