Two people were killed Tuesday afternoon after the airplane they were in crashed about one half mile west of the Red Wing Regional Airport on Highway 35 in a field on airport property.
According to the the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, they were notified of an airplane crash around 1:39pm.
It was determined a 2012 Glass Air Super II SFT left an airport in Rochester at 12:20pm for a training flight to the Red Wing Regional Airport in Bay City.
The names of the two individuals who were killed in the crash have not been released.
The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office are waiting for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the National Traffic Safety Board (NTSB) to arrive on scene to investigate the crash.