Two people died in a plane crash Sunday over Lake Coeur d’Alene, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office said.
Witnesses said they saw two planes collide over the water, then crash into the lake near Powderhorn Bay, according to a release from the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, initial reports said there were a total of eight passengers and crew on the two planes, but they are working to confirm the information. The Sheriff’s Office said there are believed to be no survivors.
The identity of the two victims pulled from the lake has not been confirmed. Once their identity is confirmed their families will be notified, according to the Sheriff’s Office.