Plane totaled, pilot unharmed in crash at Loon Lake
VERGAS — A pilot from North Dakota was unharmed but his airplane was totaled in a crash Saturday on Loon Lake.
Spiekermeier told authorities he believed there was a mechanical problem, but won’t know more until the plane is inspected. He has 15 years of flying experience.
Authorities reported no signs of impairment.
The plane was towed to shore with the help of local boat owners, Vergas Fire and Rescue and the Otter Tail County Water Patrol.
No hazardous material leaked into the lake.