Search underway for missing light plane and passengers in Queensland

A light plane missing from a Queensland airpark has been located, with a crash site found in the Clarke Ranges west of Proserpine.

Bush pilot Rhiley Kuhrt and his pregnant wife Maree Kuhrt departed Natal Downs Station on Sunday afternoon in a Piper Cherokee aircraft.

They were due to arrive at Lakeside Airpark near Mackay at 5pm, but were reported overdue by air traffic control at 6.30pm.

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