JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Social media was buzzing after a commercial plane skidded off a runway at the Jacksonville Naval Air Station and into the St. Johns River Friday night.
The Miami Air flight, arriving from Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, plunged into the river.
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Here is a sampling of reaction on social medla:
♻️♻️♻️ #904RareSightings Ummm... woah! 😲 •• JSO Marine Unit was called to assist NAS JAX in reference to a commercial airplane in shallow water in the St Johns River. The plane was not submerged. Every person is alive and accounted for. • Photos, words, and work by... 👉 @jaxsheriff #igersjax
We responded to NAS Jax to a plane incident tonight with a second alarm assignment of approximately 90 personnel ...21 people were transported to local hospitals.— MyJFRD (@JFRDJAX) May 4, 2019
We have a commercial plane down on the river. I’ve been briefed by our Fire and Rescue. They are on the scene. While they work please pray.— Lenny Curry (@lennycurry) May 4, 2019
What a night it has been and it's not over yet. The good news is EVERYONE is accounted for. The @NTSB now has a team on its way to #Jacksonville. @ActionNewsJax has live team coverage starting at 6 a.m. Here's the very latest #StJohnsRiver #MiamiAir https://t.co/13Z6LWvhi3— Lorena Inclán (@LorenaANjax) May 4, 2019
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>>. Landing on the water or splashdown. In a few words is when an aircraft lands on an aquatic surface. #news #florida #newyork #amerizaje #airbus #boeing #jacksonville #aircraft #splashdown #landing #2009 #2019 #sully #goodluck ! #gb #notice #pilots #pilotslife
If the news could be more sensitive to the pet owners who are missing 2 dogs and a cat from the 737 plane crash at NAS Jax in Jacksonville FL that would be great.— Jennifer Goodwin (@thatJENgirl) May 4, 2019
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