2 people survive helicopter crash near Lake Powell, officials say

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SOUTHEAST UTAH — Officials confirmed a helicopter crashed in the Glenn Canyon National Recreational area late Tuesday afternoon.

The two occupants of the aircraft were found alive, said spokeswoman Denise Shultz with the recreation area.

Search and rescue crews found the crash site and loaded the victims into a medical helicopter.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.