IRVINE, Calif. — Social media captured the terrifying moments after a small plane crashed on southbound I-405 near John Wayne Airport Friday morning.
Many Twitter and Facebook users were driving on the freeway at the moment the incident occurred around 9:35 a.m.
Two people in their early 60s were pulled from the wreckage by an off-duty firefighter and hospitalized with traumatic injuries. One Twitter user called the accident the “scariest thing I’ve ever seen.”
— Christian (@TubbyR) June 30, 2017
Omg a plane just crashed on the 405 pic.twitter.com/WQHAPYxMxS
— K H (@melokai7) June 30, 2017