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Divers recover 2 bodies, wreckage near site of San Pedro plane crash

Divers recover 2 bodies, wreckage near site of San Pedro plane crash

Divers recovered on Sunday the remains of two people and plane wreckage off the coast of San Pedro as the search continued for evidence of a suspected midair collision of two small planes.

The two victims were found about 100 feet below the surface in waters about two miles from the Los Angeles Harbor, said Capt. Jack Ewell of the Los Angeles County sheriff's department.

The names of the victims was not known. The Los Angeles County coroner's office will identify the remains, Ewell said in a statement.

Crews have canvassed the waters near the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach since Friday, when a suspected midair crash occurred between the two small...

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