Plane Crashes in Alaska with Ted Stevens and Sean O'Keefe aboard

WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Transportation Safety Board says it appears that five people were killed and four survived the crash of a small plane in southwestern Alaska.

Former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens and former NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe are believed to be among the passengers, but their fate isn't known.

The NTSB says it based its information on reports from local authorities.