Authorities investigating sea plane crash north of West Bloomfield Township

By Dane Sager Kelly - Web Producer

WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. - The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Saturday plane crash at Upper Straits Lake.

According to the authorities, a sea plane was attempting to land just before 5 p.m. and struck three boats anchored at a sandbar, causing the plane to flip over. 

The only reported injuries are to the pilot, who is expected to be OK.

The investigation is ongoing.

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