Two People Injured After Their Small Plane Crashes
Two Minnesotans were seriously injured yesterday when their small plane crashed while trying to take off in Canada.
Ontario Provincial Police were called at about 9:30 am Wednesday about a plane going down north of Kenora, Ontario.
Authorities say the Cessna 180 was trying to take off from a camp on Trout Lake when it crashed. The 78-year-old male pilot and a 62-year-old woman were hurt. Another passenger, a 44-year-old man, was not injured.
All three of the people in the plane were from Cloquet. The pilot was transferred to a hospital in Thunder Bay, Ontario. The woman was taken to a Duluth hospital.
The accident is under investigation.