Former Sen. Ted Stevens On Board Plane That Crashed in Alaska
Prop Plane Went Down in Remote Area; Rescuers Trying to Reach Scene; 5 of 9 Aboard Killed
Former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens was on board the plane that crashed Monday night in southwest Alaska. It was not immediately clear whether he survived.
Five of the nine people died in the plane crash, and rescue crews were trying to reach the wreckage early Tuesday, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said.