Not your typical sight on a stretch of Miami Beach. Sure, everyone expects sand, surf, seagulls and girls in bikinis. On Tuesday afternoon, however, beach goers at 57th and Collins Avenue got something different. A plane.
The mid-air mystery of a man who fell off a plane has been partially solved. The pilot and the man who fell off the plane were identified today.
According to the FAA, a pilot reported that a passenger fell out of a plane around eight miles southeast of Tamiami Airport, or roughly one mile off shore.
Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board and Miami-Dade’s Homicide Bureau will be back on the scene of a deadly helicopter crash in Southwest Miami-Dade Thursday morning trying to figure out why the chopper fell out of the sky Wednesday afternoon.
The Florida Highway Patrol has identified the bodies of two men who died in a plane crash in the Florida Keys Thursday. The bodies were not found until Friday afternoon.