ABILENE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Three people were killed in a small plane crash in Abilene Thursday morning, authorities said.

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford said the twin-engine Beechcraft BE20 Super King Air disappeared from air traffic radar just before 6 a.m. Feb. 20. Officials said the pilot was trying to return to an airport because of an electrical problem.

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Local authorities found the wreckage near Lake Coleman, about 30 miles south of the airport.

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The names of the three people who died have not been released at this time.

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