Social Media Captures Moment Plane Crashes on 405 Freeway Near John Wayne Airport

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Social media captured a terrifying moment when a small plane crashed on the southbound 405 Freeway near John Wayne Airport Friday morning, as well as its aftermath.

Many Twitter and Facebook users were driving on the freeway at the moment the incident occurred around 9:35 a.m.

Two people in their early 60s were pulled from the wreckage by an off-duty firefighter and hospitalized with traumatic injuries. One Twitter user called the accident the “scariest thing I’ve ever seen.”