Plane makes emergency landing in Everglades near ValuJet memorial

Miami-Dade, FL - A plane made an emergency landing in the Everglades on Wednesday afternoon.

The Miccosukee Tribal Police say the small plane containing two people made the emergency landing on Tamiami Trail around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.

The plane made the emergency landing near the entrance of the L-67 canal lock, west of the ValuJet Flight 592 memorial in west Miami-Dade.

According to a Tweet from Miccosukee Police Chief Roland Pandolfi, no one was injured and no property was damaged during Wednesday's emergency landing.

Reports say the Cessna 152 took off from Miami Executive Airport around 3 p.m. on Wednesday.

The plane was last seen on radar at 3:34 p.m.

A spokesperson for the Federal Aviation Administration tells Local 10 News the agency will investigate the landing.

As of Thursday morning, it was unclear what type of issue caused the emergency landing.

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