US Coast Guard searching for downed Cessna aircraft near Port Angeles

Crews are searching for a Cessna aircraft that reportedly went down in waters off of Port Angeles Tuesday. 

The United States Coast Guard Pacific Northwest division says the aircraft is a Cessna 170 flying from Ketchikan, Alaska, with one male passenger reportedly on board.

The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed the missing aircraft Tuesday afternoon. USCG reported the downed aircraft around 5 p.m. and began searching the waters northeast off Port Angeles.

USCG, Canadian rescue and boat crews continue their search the area for the plane. 

This is a developing story and will be updated.