FORT MYERS, Fla- – Emergency Crews are responding to the scene of a plane crash Saturday morning in Fort Myers.
It happened at approximately 7:50 a.m at the Chico’s Daycare headquarters on Metro Parkway in Fort Myers.
One person is dead and one person was transported to a nearby hospital, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department said.
At this time, it is confirmed that no Chico’s employees were on scene during the crash.
Multiple officials including the National Transportation Safety Board, The Federal Aviation Administration, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office and the Fort Myers Police Department will be on scene.
We will be live at the scene of a plane crash at the Chicos headquarters, 11215 Metro Parkway, Fort Myers. We…
— Lee County Sheriff (@leesheriff)
The crash happened across from the Metro Commerce Center along Metro Parkway.
Metro Parkway is blocked in both directions from Danley Drive to Metro Plantation.
We have Fox 4 crews heading to the scene to provide more updates….