Plane Crash Near Pipestone Claims Three Lives
Date posted - July 28, 2015
Holland, Minnesota – Three people have died in a plane crash near Holland, Minnesota.
The Pipestone County Sheriff’s Office says that reports started coming in about a downed aircraft about 8 PM on Monday night, July 28, 2015.
Emergency responders located the small, fixed-wing plane about a mile south of Holland.
The pilot, 59-year-old Steven Christensen of rural Pipestone and two passengers — 18-year-old Marcos Favela of Torreon, Mexico, and a 13-year-old unidentified girl from Guadalajara, Mexico were all pronounced dead at the scene.
The Federal Aviation Administration and the Pipestone County Sheriff’s Office continue the investigation.