Rescuers have found the wreckage of a helicopter carrying a pilot and six tourists that went missing during a trip to the Hawaiian island of Kauai, authorities said.
The rescue services were looking for possible survivors of the crash.
The helicopter was reported missing at 18:06 on Thursday (04:06 GMT Friday), 40 minutes after it was due to land.
The aircraft was touring Kauai’s Napali coast and had encountered showers and high gusts of wind.
A press conference is due to take place later on Friday.
Two of the passengers were reportedly minors.