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UPDATE:Search For Possible Downed Plane

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WAUSAU (WAOW)--Price County investigators searched for a possible downed aircraft but came up empty handed.

Sheriff Brian Schmidt reports his department received a report of a possible aircraft accident on March 10, 2011 at 11:49 P.M.   Schmidt says the report came in from someone who says they saw a bright light and explosion in the Deer Creek Road area in the Town of Elk.

Emergency crews responded and searched the area by air and ground. So far, the sheriff reports nothing unusual turned up. The matter remains under investigation.

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