Search Underway for Small Plane in Umstead Park

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RALEIGH -- A search and rescue operation is underway for small plane in the Umstead State Park area, officials said Sunday night.

According to RDU, it happened Sunday evening just before 7:25 p.m.

The airport said it was notified that a small general aviation aircraft approaching the airport was lost on radar somewhere near Umstead Park.

The airport was closed for a period of time but it is now open.

Search and rescue efforts have been initiated.

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