UPDATED: Deadly Plane Crash in Sheboygan Co.

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Update: The Pilot involved in a deadly plane crash in Sheboygan County has been identified as 50-year-old Martin Tibbitts from Grosse Pointe, Michigan. 

The names of those injured in the accident are not being released at this time. 


Update: A pilot is dead after a vintage military plane crashed into a farm in Sheboygan County just after 4:00 Friday afternoon. 

Officials responded to a single engine plane crash near the Sheboygan County Memorial Airport. 

They say the plane hit a corn field and then bounced into a building on the farm that housed young calves. 

The plane went up in flames and several buildings were also burning. 

Two workers from the farm were injured. 

One was airlifted to the hospital in critical condition. 

Dozens of animals were also in the buildings at the time of the crash. 


We have continuing cover on a small plane crash in Sheboygan County. 

It happened off of County O in Sheboygan Falls near Sheboygan County Memorial Airport.

There are no word yet on injuries. There is a crew on the way to the scene and we’ll keep you up to date here online and on air tonight on Local 5 News at 10pm. 

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