6 Missing in Freighter Crash A freighter carrying more than 400,000 gallons of fuel oil breaks up near a national wildlife refuge on the Aleutian Islands off Alaska. A Coast Guard helicopter attempting to rescue members of the crew has crashed. Six people are missing. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and Michael Edenfield of member station KIAL.
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Six Missing in Freighter Crash Near Alaskan Islands

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Six Missing in Freighter Crash Near Alaskan Islands

Six Missing in Freighter Crash Near Alaskan Islands

Six Missing in Freighter Crash Near Alaskan Islands

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A freighter carrying more than 400,000 gallons of fuel oil breaks up near a national wildlife refuge on the Aleutian Islands off Alaska. A Coast Guard helicopter attempting to rescue members of the crew has crashed. Six people are missing. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and Michael Edenfield of member station KIAL.