WHO Involved: Mark Baenen, 54, of Spring Green, WI
WHERE Incident Happened: County Hwy BA just north of Nebraska Hollow Road
What happened: Sheriff Clay Porter reports that on 2/22/2024 at approximately 6:05pm, Richland County Dispatch received a 911 call regarding a plane that had crashed near the Sextonville airport on County Highway BA. The plan was located south of County Highway BA in a field, just north of Nebraska Hollow Road. Deputies and emergency personnel arrived on scene shortly after the call to assist in the extrication of the male party from the airplane. UW med flight was contacted and transported the patient to UW Hospital for his injuries. After the scene was cleared, The National Transportation Safety Board was contacted in regards to the crash.
Other Agencies Involved: Richland Center Police Department, Richland Center Fire, Lone Rock EMS, Ithaca First Responders, UW Medflight