Cargo plane crashes in Puerto Rico with 3 on board

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico

Juan Rivera says the Convair 440 had just taken off Thursday when the pilot told air traffic control that the plane was having engine trouble. The plane was returning to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport near San Juan when it crashed into a lagoon.

Rivera says all three crew members were apparently killed.

The plane was operated by Jet One Express and was bound for the Caribbean island of St. Maarten.

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