Two people were rescued from the water Saturday morning after a small plane crashed in the Delaware River between Delaware and New Jersey.
The air traffic control tower at the New Castle Airport reported losing contact with a single-engine aircraft shortly before 11 a.m., Delaware State Police said in a news release.
The aircraft was found in the Delaware River between Fort Delaware State Park in Delaware City and Fort Mott State Park in Salem County, N.J.
A Delaware State Police helicopter rescued two people from the water and took them to shore for medical evaluation. Their injuries did not appear to be life-threatening, police said.