UPDATE: Wife of Ottertail man killed in plane crash says he left behind six kids
PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. - A rural Parkers Prairie man heard what sounded like a crop-dusting plane with engine trouble about 6:25 p.m. Wednesday, followed by a loud crash.
When Gayle Snook went out to investigate, he discovered the wreckage of a plane in some trees about 90 yards from his home.
Otter Tail County sheriff's officials on Thursday identified the victim as 41-year-old Adam Menze of Ottertail. He was alone in the plane, authorities said.