- Associated Press - Saturday, May 27, 2017

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) - Authorities have identified two men who died when their single-engine plane crashed in a farm field in Sheboygan County.

The Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday the pilot was 67-year-old Dennis Hall of McHenry, Ill., and the passenger was 19-year-old Filip Smecko of Janesville, Wis.

USA Today Network-Wisconsin reports (https://shebpr.es/2qnYWrW ) Hall and Smecko were in the area to attend weekend races at Road America when their plane crashed at about 12:30 p.m. Friday.

The plane was an Aerotek Pitts S-2A Fixed Wing Single-Engine aircraft.

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating with the sheriff’s department.

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Information from: Sheboygan Press Media, https://www.sheboygan-press.com


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