TOBYHANNA, Pa. (CBS/AP) – Two people are dead and one person in critical condition after a helicopter crash in the Poconos Tuesday night.

Investigators say they were aboard a recreational helicopter en route from New York state to New Jersey when the copter hit trees and crashed in Coolbaugh Township, Pa. (Monroe County) at about 10 p.m.

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The chopper was found in a wooded area near Route 380 at around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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County coroner Bob Allen says searchers were able to find the crash site by homing in on cell phones aboard the small helicopter.

Authorities have identified the victims as 52-year-old William Ellsworth, of Califon N.J., and 51-year-old Tighe Sullivan, of Darien, Conn. A third man, Stephen Barral, of Bernardsville, N.J., was seriously hurt.

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