2 Bodies of Teenagers Found near Scene of Iceland’s 1973 Plane Crash

An Autopsy to Determine Cause of Death has been Scheduled

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Icelandic authorities have recovered the bodies of two Chinese nationals in their early 20s at the scene of a 1973 plane crash.

The man and the woman were found near the Sólheimasandur, a popular tourist attraction site.

A US military plane crash-landed on the beach in 1973. Luckily, no one was killed in the crash.

The authorities received reports of a woman’s body, which was discovered of the path leading to the site. A man’s body was also discovered a short distance away.

Although the police believe there was “criminal act” by a third party, an autopsy to establish the cause of the deaths has been scheduled. The officials said the bodies showed signs of hypothermia.

A car that had been rented by the couple was found in the site’s car park.