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
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