MENA, Ark. (AP) - The Arkansas Forestry Commission says the search is resuming in rugged western Arkansas for a missing commission pilot and airplane - despite wintry precipitation moving into the area.
Spokeswoman Adriane Barnes said Sunday that searchers are near Oden along what is believed to be the flight route taken by pilot Jake Harrell when he disappeared Friday.
Barnes says the search area is based on information from Harrell's cellphone provider on what is believed to be his last transmission before he disappeared.
Barnes says the 34-year-old Harrell was last heard from at 1:11 p.m. Friday during a survey for wildfires. He had taken off from Oden and was bound for Wickes - about 50 miles to the southwest.
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