[UPDATE 6 p.m.] Searchers Look for Small Plane Reportedly Landed on River Bar Near Scotia
About noon today, a small plane reportedly landed near the Scotia Mill on the Rio Dell side of the river on a small strip of sandbar, according to scanner traffic. Searchers immediately began looking for a possible downed plane.
At this point we are trying to gather information but, according to the scanner, there were two ultralights that landed and again took off, according to a report at 12:24 p.m. on the scanner.
UPDATE 6 p.m.: We’ve been assured secondhand that the pilots and their planes are fine.