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Plane Crash in Washington; one died while some missing

After a plane crashed alongside the seaboard of the US state of Washington on Sunday, the coast guard announced that one person was killed and the rescue team were searching for nine others.

One dead person was recovered by crews on scene. Nine individuals remain unaccounted for, and a safety zone has been put into effect to help facilitate search efforts,” the coast guard said in a statement, adding that no cause for the crash had yet been determined.
The plane crashed while flying over the Pacific Ocean inlet of Puget Sound while on its way to Renton Municipal Airport near Seattle.
Initially, the Coast Guard’s Pacific Northwest division tweeted that eight adults and one child were on board. It later tweeted an update that they were searching for 10 passengers.
The seaboard Guard stated that the report of the incident was received around 3:11 pm (2211 GMT) and dispatched helicopters and boats to scour the area. Local search and recovery officials were also on the arena.