Bones Found at Fossett Crash Site

Skeletal remains found with Fossett's ID
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 31, 2008 12:24 AM CDT
Wreckage of the motor from Steve Fossett's plane near Mammoth Lakes, Calif., Oct. 3, 2008.   (AP Photo/Madera County Sheriff's Department)
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(Newser) – Searchers have found what are believed to be the skeletal remains of Steve Fossett close to where his plane crashed in California, People reports. The bones were found near a pair of tennis shoes, credit cards, and Fossett's driver’s license. Pending DNA tests, the county sheriff said he believed the investigation is finished and Fossett's family can finally have closure.