EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (CBS) — Two people are dead when a small plane crashed off the coast of Long Island, CBS New York reports.

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said the Piper PA31 Navajo aircraft went down around 3:20 p.m. Saturday, approximately two miles off the shore near Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett.

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The Associated Press reports four people were on board.

The Coast Guard said two bodies have been recovered from the crash scene about a mile and a half south of East Hampton.

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Capt. Kevin B. Reed told the AP that Coast Guard officers are “stricken by this loss.”

East Hampton Police identified the pilot as 47-year-old Jon Dollard, of Hampton Bays, and the passengers as 70-year-old Bernard Krupinski, 70-year-old Bonnie Krupinski and 22-year-old William Maerov, all of East Hampton.

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2 Dead, 2 Missing After Small Plane Crashes Off Coast Of Long Island