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(LOS ANGELES) — Two small planes collided in midair off the coast of Southern California on Friday.

The Federal Aviation Administration and the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed to ABC News affiliate KABC-TV that the aircraft crashed into the ocean after the midair collision around 3:15 p.m. PT.

Emergency responders were searching through debris in the water as divers looked for victims after the incident.

The crash happened off the San Pedro harbor, close to Angel’s Gate lighthouse.

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