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4 dead may be the 4 counted as missing after Wichita plane crash

WICHITA, Kan. The four people that authorities thought were missing since a twin-engine aircraft crashed Thursday morning on top of a building at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport apparently are the same four who were confirmed dead earlier in the day, authorities said. "That's what we believe," Wichita Police Lt. James Espinoza said late Thursday afternoon. Crews searched throughout the day for four people unaccounted for since Beechcraft King Air B200 bound for Arkansas that crashed shortly before 10 a.m. into a FlightSafety International building. About 100 people normally work in the building, authorities said. Five people were injured in the crash that killed the pilot. ...

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