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Pilot, helicopter missing after Minnesota lake crash

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Nov 25, 2011 at 9:31 am

HACKENSACK, Minn. (AP) - A pilot and a helicopter are missing after crashing into Ten Mile Lake in Cass County.

According to the Cass County sheriff's office, the helicopter's passenger called 911 at about 7 p.m. Thursday, reporting the crash in the Town of Hiram.

The passenger was able to get to shore but the sheriff's department says Friday that rescuers are still searching for the pilot and helicopter.

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