Passengers Survive Plane Crash into Big Bear Lake

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BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (KTLA) — A single-engine plane attempting an emergency landing Saturday morning instead crashed into Big Bear Lake, authorities say.

The plane went down just after 10:40 a.m. near the lake’s south shoreline, according to San Bernardino County sheriff’s officials. The plane carried a handful of passengers, several of whom were able to climb out and help the others to safety.

Paramedics treated two passengers on the scene for minor injuries.

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