Plane with 3 on board crashes in east Oregon

AP News
Posted: Jun 12, 2011 11:42 PM

Authorities have found the wreckage of an airplane that crashed in rugged terrain in eastern Oregon.

The Tri-City Herald reports that the plane was reported missing early Sunday with three people on board. There was no information released Sunday evening about survivors.

Umatilla County Emergency Management officials say the plane was bound for Wyoming after taking off from Dallesport, Wash.

The Civil Air Patrol found the wreckage near Ukiah, about 50 miles south of Pendleton.

Officials say Federal Aviation Agency investigators were en route to the scene of the crash.


Information from: Tri-City Herald,