A pilot was rescued after a small plane crashed into a Florida river. (Photo: ActionNewsJax.com)

Pilot rescued after small plane crashes into Florida river

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The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department said a small, single-prop amphibious aircraft went down.

The pilot was the only person on the plane, fire officials said.

kayaker pulled the pilot to shore, officials said. There were no injuries.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating.

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