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Two dead after small plane crashed north of Seeley Lake Airport

Missoula County Sheriff’s Office Cruiser
Posted at 8:44 AM, Sep 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-13 20:19:38-04

(UPDATE: 9/13/20, 1:30 P.M.) The plane was located at 12:52 a.m. on September 13. The pilot and one passenger died in the crash.

They have been identified as Charles E. Wolff of Green Valley, Arizona, who was 67 years old; Wayne D. Cahoon of Seeley Lake, age 59.

The second passenger survived the crash and was taken to a hospital in Washington.

We will update you if we get more information.

(1st REPORT) In a Facebook post late Saturday evening, the Missoula County Sheriff's Office posted that MSCO Deputies and Seeley-Swan Search and Rescue are assisting Powell County officials in locating a plane reported down by Florida Air Refuge Center.

Search efforts are concentrated north of the Seeley Lake Airport.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.