Photo illustration by Daniel Hunt/

A clipping from the Jan. 3, 1965, edition of The Sacramento Bee shows Placer County Sheriff’s divers Bruce Johnson and Frank Young searching for the plane that crashed into Folsom Lake after colliding with another plane two days earlier, killing four aboard. Nearly 50 years later, searchers have taken to the receded waters of the reservoir to search for remnants of the aircraft and three bodies that were never recovered.

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