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This image provided by the Division of Alaska State Troopers shows the wreckage of the plane that crashed into a remote mountainside near Dillingham, Alaska, killing former Sen. Ted Stevens and four others, and stranding survivors on the slope overnight into Tuesday.

    Rescuers recall 'horrific' Alaska wreckage

    First-responders to the small-plane crash Monday that killed former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens and four others described a harrowing crash site and a miserable, perilous night tending to survivors' broken bones amid a huge slick of fuel that coated a muddy mountainside.

  • This image provided by the Alaska State Troopers shows the wreckage of the amphibious plane carrying former Sen. Ted Stevens and former NASA chief Sean O'Keefe that crashed into a remote Alaska mountainside during a fishing trip, killing Mr. Stevens and four others and stranding the survivors on a rocky, brush-covered slope overnight. The plane hit the ground with so much force that it left a 300-foot gash on the slope, federal investigators said. (AP Photo/Alaska State Troopers)

    Details emerge of horrific Stevens crash

    The former chief of NASA and three fellow survivors spent a perilous night in harsh weather on an Alaska mountain waiting for a search-and-rescue team to arrive, as officials offered fresh details of the Monday crash of a small plane that killed former Sen. Ted Stevens and four others.

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