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Police say 2 people killed in Idaho plane crash

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Authorities say two people died when a single-engine plane crashed into a remote area in southeastern Idaho.

Franklin County Sheriff Deputy Ben Heusser says the crash was reported about 12:30 p.m. Friday by a recreationists aboard ATV's. The party discovered the wreckage in a remote area about 20 miles northeast of Preston, just inside the Franklin County and north of the Utah border.

Police say 2 people killed in Idaho plane crash

Investigators have not yet identified the victims, but say they are the only two people believed to be on board the Piper, model PA-22-150.

FAA spokesman Mike Fergus says there is no indication the pilot filed a flight plan and investigators are still trying to determine the plane's origin and destination.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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