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UPDATE: 3 people killed in small plane crash near Caledonia

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CALEDONIA, Minn. (FOX 47) -- The Houston County Sheriff's Department says three passengers have died in a twin-engine plane crash near the Houston County Airport near Caledonia.

The crash was reported shortly after 4:30 p.m. Friday. KTTC sister station WXOW in La Crosse reports a farmer found the crash site in a cornfield south of the runway.  Authorities estimate the crash happened about an hour before the farmer found it.

Authorities say one person on board the plane was transported to Gundersen Health System in La Crosse.

The Houston County Sheriff's Department has not said where the plane was headed.

Federal officials from the NTSB and FAA are on the way to investigate.



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