Developer John Zacher dies after helicopter crashes into Ten Mile Lake
A well-known regional developer and businessman has been identified as the victim of a helicopter crash in Ten Mile Lake. Pilot John Zacher 56, of Hackensack, died when his craft went down about 7 p.m. Thursday on the east side of the lake in Cass County.
His wife, Vicki, 55, managed to swim to shore and was briefly hospitalized for hypothermia.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (218) 333-9200 and we can help you.