(WVEC) -- The USS Wasp has rescued two people from a plane that went down in the Caribbean Thursday.

The French Coast Guard contacted the USS Wasp, reporting that a civilian plane was going down with two people onboard and they needed help.

The USS Wasp was off the coast of Dominica when they sent a MH-60S Sea Hawk.

Both people are okay.

The cause of the accident has not been released.