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Plane makes emergency landing on South Coast beach

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Ventura Fire Department
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A light plane made an emergency landing in Ventura Friday afternoon.

No injures reported from unexpected landing in Ventura

It was a shocking sight for some beachgoers. A light plane made an emergency landing on a South Coast beach.

It happened just after 4:30 Friday afternoon, near Ventura’s Marina Park.

There were three people on board, and no one was hurt. There’s no word on what led to the emergency landing.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral.