Aircraft, body of pilot found in Clark County

Plane crashes in Clark County on June 30, 2021
Plane crashes in Clark County on June 30, 2021(WSAW)
Published: Jun. 30, 2021 at 5:19 PM CDT
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CURTISS, Wis. (WSAW) - The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the death of a pilot who was found northwest of Curtiss late Wednesday evening.

Around 11 a.m., the Clark County Sheriff Office was notified about a missing aircraft and its pilot. The caller said the pilot left Curtiss around 4:30 a.m and was headed to New Richmond in St. Croix County, but never arrived.

Prior to the aircraft and pilot’s discovery, authorities urged landowners to check their properties.

The investigation is in the very early stages and no other details have been released.

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