November 23, 1996 in Nation/World

Air Force Cargo Plane Crashes Into Pacific

Compiled From Wire Services

An Air Force HC-130 cargo plane with 11 people aboard crashed Friday night in the Pacific, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

There was one confirmed survivor, who was taken to a hospital, Coast Guard Petty Officer Kevin Kelly said.

The U.S. Coast Guard has four aircraft searching the site, about 40 miles off Cape Mendocino.

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