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Jan 14, 2014 7:24 PM by KSBY Staff

Officials: Plane crash incident in Oceano now recovery, not rescue

Officials on scene in Oceano say they are making calls to airports in Los Angeles and on the Central Coast to find out more information about the piloted airplane that went down in the water south of the Pismo Beach Pier.

The first 911 call came in shortly after 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Sources tell KSBY News that a wallet has been recovered that is believed to be associated with the crash.

Tony Cipolla with the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office says at this time, they do not know where the plane was coming from, what kind of plane it was, or if there are any survivors, but they do believe it was a single-engine aircraft.

Officials have confirmed that debris has been found and Cipolla says the incident has been changed from a rescue to a recovery.

Many agencies are on scene.

KSBY News also has crews on scene. Stay with KSBY and KSBY.com for the latest on this developing story.

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