ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Plane crashes into Ashland County residence, two killed

A man and woman from Marengo in the plane were declared dead at the scene.

Police lights.jpg
We are part of The Trust Project.

A single-engine plane crashed into a residence in Marengo, Wisconsin on Saturday, killing two occupants of the aircraft.

Ashland County Sheriff's deputies and other emergency responders were called the area at approximately 2:40 p.m. A 29-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman, both from Marengo, were declared dead at the scene by the county coroner's office.

No one other than the occupants were harmed and there is no further danger to the community. Names of the victims were withheld pending further investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board, the Federal Aviation Administration and local officials.

Related Topics: ACCIDENTSASHLAND COUNTY
What to read next
Read the latest news in the Dispatches from Douglas County newsletter published every Friday.
Online comments will be taken on the plan through Aug. 31.
As reported by Douglas County Circuit Court.
The event will include kids' games, live music and more.