Transcript for New details on plane that skidded off the runway in Florida
That military charter flight that skidded off the runway in Jacksonville Florida the plane landing in the river the fuselage cracking open. And tonight new video showing passengers see them there standing on the wing waiting to be rescued in the rain with lightning in the air. Crews are now trying to lift the plane recovered the cockpit voice recorder ABC's be broken nose on the scene in Jacksonville did tonight. Tonight the stunning images passengers standing on the wings in the middle of the storm they are going well coming out. Waiting to be rescued from that plane that overran a judge single runway sliding into a river. It just seems like America would seem surreal I keep replaying that. The bang the sound of crashing sound of the collision in my head and just stepping out until that wing anti Miller surrounded by water was something that's freaking out. We're now learning. 143. People. Took on water when he made that terrifying landing Friday night. Pretty chaotic people we're bouncing around has been thrown around quite a bit some unfortunate people who got prosecutor's adults so low they were. There were flying over the seats and part of them. Those on board Telus the top of the plane cracked on impact passenger door ring Silva reporting these images as he was being rescued. We got women and children first on the raft and look them grapples with a paramedic told the rat but short. And then we did that about maybe three times. Twenty people were sent to hospitals. But miraculously everyone survived. Sadly the pence on board are feared dead the base commander said divers were in the water today trying to retrieve them from the cargo hold. The Boeing 737 wished ordered by the Department of Defense during military and civilians from Guantanamo Bay Cuba to the naval air station in Jacksonville. NTSB investigators back on the scene Sunday trying to determine a cause senior examining the ground marks made by the landing gear. Whether it is being looked at as a possible. Contributing factor. And Victor joins us again tonight from a boat on the saint John's river we can see the plane there in the distance. Investigators making progress today already retrieving the flight data recorder but. The cockpit voice recorder is still the plane. That's right Tom and it's a critical piece of evidence it's located. In the tail of the plane as you take a look behind me to actually see some investigators on the wing right now but the tail of the plane is still under water that they can't get to it until the plane is removed. They're still looking at options on how to do that. Tom picture of Kendall on the water again for us tonight right at the scene of the accident Victor thank you.
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