2 small planes collide off LA coast, 3 people missing

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2 Small Planes Collide Off LA Coast, 3 People Missing

Three people are missing after authorities believe two small planes collided midair off the coast of Los Angeles.

Friday evening, the crew of a fishing boat reported seeing one plane hit the water. The Coast Guard discovered debris, which indicated at least one plane went down.

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Authorities say a log book found in the water shows a 61-year-old and 81-year-old were on board one plane.

Officials believe a 72-year-old pilot was the only occupant of the second plane.

Officials say a radar of the area showed two planes colliding before they disappeared Friday evening.

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2 small planes collide off LA coast, 3 people missing
A Los Angeles County Fire helicopter gets ready to land at Angels Gate Park as rescue boats continue to search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
The Crown Princess cruise ship leaves the Port of Los Angeles late afternoon Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 in San Pedro, Calif., as rescue boats continue to search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Rescue boats search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 in San Pedro, Calif. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
San Pedro residents watch rescue boats searching for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
San Pedro residents watch rescue boats searching for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Rescue boats search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 in San Pedro, Calif. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Los Angeles County Fire helicopter crews land at Angels Gate Park as rescue boats continue to search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Los Angeles County Fire helicopter crews land at Angels Gate Park as rescue boats continue to search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Helicopters and rescue boats search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in San Pedro, Calif. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Rescue boats search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in San Pedro, Calif. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
In this still frame from video provided by KABC-TV, a flotilla of boats search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said.(KABC-TV via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT TV OUT
In this still frame from video provided by KABC-TV, divers aboard two rescue boats search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said.(KABC-TV via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT TV OUT
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