4 Bodies Recovered From Plane Wreckage In Wyo.

View Comments

LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — Searchers have removed four bodies from wreckage of a small plane in the mountains of western Wyoming.
Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan says the recovery operation to remove the bodies of a Minnesota man and his three sons went smoothly. He says the work began at 7 a.m. Tuesday and was concluded by 5 p.m.
A search team found the missing plane late Monday at an elevation of about 11,000 feet on a steep mountainside in the Wind River Range. It had disappeared after taking off from Jackson in a snowstorm a week earlier.
Luke Bucklin, 40, was piloting the plane, and his 14-year-old twins Nate and Nick and 12-year-old son Noah were passengers.

(© Copyright 2010 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 4,319 other followers