Pilot killed in plane crash near Wonder Lake airport

By Maia Luem
Daily Herald correspondent
Updated 11/26/2022 1:58 PM

A pilot died Friday evening in a single-engine plane crash near Galt Airport in Wonder Lake.

According to the McHenry County sheriff's office, the pilot was the only person aboard the model EA-300LC airplane and was pronounced dead at the scene.


The crash, which occurred about 5:15 p.m. Friday, is being investigated by the National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration, the sheriff's office said. The pilot's name was not released Friday night.

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