A sound similar to an engine backfiring was heard by witnesses before a small plane crash in Wisconsin that killed a teenage pilot and a passenger occurred.
The injured passenger is identified as Hunter Gillet and the pilot as Owen Knutson.
Gillet’s mother described his current medical situation: ” Although Hunter has a lot of recovery time left, he gets a little better each day. Fortunately, Hunter will make a full recovery from these injuries.”
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