Coast Guard responds to downed aircraft near Matinicus Island, Maine

BOSTON – The Coast Guard responded to reports of a downed private aircraft in the vicinity of Matinicus Island, Maine, Sunday evening. Coast Guard Station Rockland received a call from Penobscot Air Control relaying information that a small aircraft carrying four people had crashed into the water shortly after takeoff from Matinicus Island. Reports indicate the plane went down approximately 150...