By AJ Douglas

EBEEMEE TOWNSHIP —  Saturday around 12:45 p.m. the Brownville Fire Department responded to a plane crash at Ebeemee Lake in Piscataquis County. 

Brownville fire chief Shawn Mitchell says both passengers suffered minor injuries and were transported to Northern Light Mayo Hospital in Dover Foxcroft.

Mitchell says the small two passenger plane crashed after the engine reportedly lost power during an organized flying event over Ebeemee Lake.

Authorities say the incident will be investigated by the National Transportation Safety Board.