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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Airplane Crash


Date/Time of Incident:  04/22/21 at 2:22 pm


Incident Description:  Airplane Crash


Location of Incident:  17000 block of Canby Avenue – Wells twp.- Rice County  


Occupant Information:


 Pilot – Skyler Hackett, 25, Prior Lake

Passenger:  Todd Guyette, 33, Osceola, WI



Description of Incident: A 2017 Piper single engine fixed wing aircraft crashed about ½ mile southwest of Faribault Airport runway in a plowed field.  The occupants were uninjured.  The plane had just taken off from the Faribault Municipal airport.  The crash is being investigated by the FAA and NTSB.   


The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Faribault Police and Fire Departments.  




Prepared by: Jeff Mullenmeister

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