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Panama searches for plane seen crashing into lake

Panama searches for plane seen crashing into lake

Rescuers are searching for a small plane that was seen crashing into a lake that feeds the Panama Canal.
Panama's Civil Aviation Authority says residents near Lake Madden reported seeing the plane fall from the sky Tuesday.
The two-seat Cessna 152 belongs to a flight training school and was carrying an instructor and a student. Both are Panamanian.
The aviation authority said in a statement that civil defense crews were searching for the plane and its occupants.