UPDATE: The wreckage of a plane believed to be carrying Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera and six others has been found in Northern Mexico, and according to authorities, it appears there are no survivors.
Mexico's transportation ministry said the plane took off from Monterrey, Mexico 3:15 a.m. Sunday and lost contact with air traffic controllers about 60 miles away.
Officials said the singer, two pilots and four other passengers were on board.
The Mexican-American singer had a concert in Monterrey on Saturday night.
Rivera was in El Paso in September when she held a concert at the Don Haskins Center.
Singer Jenni Rivera is missing after a plane she was flying in lost contact with air traffic controllers in Mexico early Sunday morning, officials said. Two pilots and and four other passengers are also missing in the suspected plane crash, Mexico's transportation ministry said in a statement.