Coast Guard suspends search for pilot after small plane crash off Oregon coast

TILLAMOOK, Ore. – The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man who crashed a single-engine plane off the Oregon coast near Cape Falcon on Saturday.

On Saturday, coast guard crews located the aircraft and some debris after the plane reportedly crashed west of the cape,which is near the border of Tillamook and Clatsop counties.

A USCG helicopter and boat crew from the Tillamook Bay station went out searching in the area.

On Sunday, officials said they suspended their search for the pilot.

No initial reports on whether anyone else was on-board.

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