Pilot Rescued from Partially Submerged Airplane in Lake Winnebago
Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an airplane partially submerged in
the scene off
in the Town of
just after 7pm. Upon arriving, they found a 1980 Coot Amphibian Plane partially
submerged in about three feet of water. Investigators say the pilot, identified
as Glenn C. Moore from
off when one of the plane’s sponsons began to take on water. A sponson then
tore off the plane, causing it to take on more water and partially sink.
able to flag down a boater who helped take
the crash. The Sheriff’s Office and the Federal Aviation Administration are
investigating the incident.