HAWLEY, Minn. — The pilot who died in an ultralight plane crash has been identified by authorities as Bradley Gibb, 69, of Vergas.

Gibb's aircraft went down at about 12:30 pm on Thursday, July 11 at the Hawley Airport and died on scene, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office. He was the only occupant of the plane when it went down.

The crash remains under investigation by the Clay County Sheriff's Office, Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board.

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