Three Rawlins Residents Die In Plane Crash In Northwestern Minnesota
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say three people from Wyoming are dead after a small plane crash in northwestern Minnesota today
The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office identified the victims as Rawlins residents Moy Wing, 69, 27-year-old Brian Duke, 27, and Zach Ostertag, 26.
There were no survivors in the crash, which was reported shortly before 8 a.m. Saturday.
It happened near Thief River Falls, which is about 70 miles from the Canadian border.
Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Elizabeth Cory says the airplane was a single-engine Cessna 182.
Cory says the FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board will investigate the cause.