2 killed in plane crash in Wisconsin after departing from Rochester
The plane crashed in a field about half a mile from the Red Wing Regional Airport.
BAY CITY, Wis. — Two people were killed in a plane crash near Red Wing Regional Airport just across the Minnesota border in Wisconsin after leaving Rochester International Airport at 12:20 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022.
The plane crashed in a field about half a mile from the Red Wing Regional Airport, according to media reports. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office responded to the accident around 1:40 p.m.
The Glasair Super 2 plane was scheduled as a training flight.
The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating the crash.
NTSB investigating the Sept. 6, crash of a Glasair Super II SFT aircraft near Bay City, Wisconsin.— NTSB Newsroom (@NTSB_Newsroom) September 6, 2022