ELLSWORTH, Wis. — Two people were killed in a plane crash about a half-mile west of the Red Wing Regional Airport Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened in a field near Highway 35, on airport property.
Investigators say that the Glasair Super 2 plane was involved in a training flight. It left from Rochester at around 12:20 p.m. The crash happened at about 1:40 p.m.
The Federal Aviation Administration and National Traffic Safety Board were on the scene to investigate the crash.
Source: CBS Minnesota