Crews search water off northern Michigan for small plane
Frankfort, Mich. — Authorities say crews are searched the waters off of northern Michigan for a small plane that’s reportedly missing.
The Benzie County Sheriff’s Office said the Beech fixed wing single engine plane was reported missing Sunday night over Lake Michigan about 4 miles west of Frankfort.
WPBN-TV reported that the Sheriff’s Office said two people were believed to be aboard the plane, which is registered to Evergreen Exploration LLC in Howell.
The U.S. Coast Guard is involved in the search and said Monday morning that a helicopter crew from Detroit searched without finding anything. The Coast Guard said a plane and boat crew both are searching Monday, and a Traverse City-based helicopter crew was scheduled to join the search.