Published: Aug 18, 2010 8:15 PM EDT
Updated: Aug 18, 2010 5:15 PM EDT

PARADISE POINT, Fla. - A single engine plane crashed shortly after 2 pm Wednesday near Paradise Point in South Miami-Dade. The pilot radioed that he had problem with a fuel gauge. The plane went down in a canal, but initial reports said the pilot and a passenger escaped unharmed.