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Plane Down in Truckee Area UPDATE 3:45

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is reporting they have located the plane that went down near Truckee, and have found one person, who is alive and a second passenger that did not survive.
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Captain Jeff Ausnow says the survivor has been transported to Renown Hospital in Reno in critical condition. Ausnow says a second passenger has been located but unfortunately was not as lucky.
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The name of the deceased passenger is being withheld until next of kin is notified.
The plane was reported down around 11:30 this morning, but Ausnow says it took awhile for rescuers to get to it.
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The plane is reportedly a six-passenger Malibu Piper.  The Nevada County Sheriff originally reported the plane was on its way to Truckee from Santa Ana, but Placer County officials are not confirming that.

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