Missing Plane Found Near Cody

Submitted By: K2 News Desk, info@k2tv.com

A missing single-engine plane with two brothers on board has been found crashed on a mountain in northwest Wyoming. The condition of the two occupants is still unknown at this time. Search and rescue crews located the 19-63 Mooney M20C aircraft around 9 am this morning. The plane was found on the eastern slope of Howell mountain, approximately 4 point five miles south of highway 14-16-20, west at the Buffalo Bill Boy Scout Camp. A black hawk helicopter was sent from the Air National Guard base in Cheyenne. Once it reaches the scene, officials hope to lower rescuers down to the wreckage to determine the condition of the occupants. The two brothers 84 year old Robert Zimmerman and 86 year old Ward Zimmerman were headed from Cody to Idaho. The plane was first reported missing Saturday.