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Search Called Off for Utahns Missing after Plane Crash

Search Called Off for Utahns Missing after Plane Crash

Posted - Jul. 15, 2003 at 12:06 p.m.



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(KSL News) -- The U-S Coast Guard in Alaska have called off the search for four Salt Lake City men, missing since their plane crashed Sunday night.

The plane went down near Gustavus, about 50 miles west of Juneau near the entrance to Glacier Bay National Park.

Two men survived the crash and swam to shore, where they were rescued.

Two other men were seen swimming away from the crash, but they haven't been found yet.

There were two additional people on the plane. It's unclear if they made it out.

The plane ran out of gas before it could reach a landing strip.

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