One person has died; another has been injured in a plane crash near the Broken Bow airport.
No names have been released. The person injured has been taken by helicopter to another medical center after initially being taken to the hospital in Broken Bow. The extent of injuries is not known.
The Custer County Sheriff’s Department reports the two-engine plane crashed into a cornfield northwest of the airport. The department as well as the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Safety Board will investigate the crash.
Julie Toline, KBBN, contributed to this report.