SEVERE WX: Flood Warning View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Names of those involved in fatal plane crash released

The Carroll County Coroner's Office released the names of those who were involved in the fatal plane crash last Thursday.

Posted: Feb. 27, 2018 3:20 PM
Updated: Feb. 27, 2018 4:03 PM

Carroll County, Ind. (WLFI) — The Carroll County Coroner's Office released the names of those who were involved in the fatal plane crash last Thursday.

Scroll for more content...

Related: No survivors after Wisconsin-bound plane crashes near Rossville

On Thursday, February 22, a plane being piloted by 35-year-old Nathan W. Saari of Marquette Michigan crashed just north of Rossville. The plane was also carrying two passengers, 58-year-old John T. Pagel and 39-year-old Steven M. Witcpalek both of Kewaunee Wisconsin. Family members have been notified.

According to a press release, officers from the Indiana State Police, the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, and conservation officers from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources responded to a reported plane crash, in a field at 8:00 p.m. near Carroll County Roads 500 West and 600 South.

The preliminary evidence indicated the plane was a Cessna 441 Conquest Turboprop which had taken off from the Eagle Creek Airport in Indianapolis. It is believed the plane was in route to Green Bay, WI.

Related Content

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Overcast
67° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 67°
Kokomo
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 65°
Rensselaer
Overcast
64° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 64°
Fowler
Overcast
64° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 64°
Williamsport
Overcast
67° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 67°
Crawfordsville
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 65°
Frankfort
Broken Clouds
65° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 65°
Delphi
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 65°
Monticello
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 65°
Logansport
Overcast
63° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 63°
Still At Least Scattered Rainfall Around Through Friday
WLFI Radar
WLFI Temps
WLFI Planner

Community Events