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Pilot in ultralight crash identified

Published On: Jul 03 2014 06:27:58 AM CDT
Updated On: Jul 03 2014 05:05:56 PM CDT
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POYGAN, Wis. -

Authorities have identified the pilot of an ultralight plane that crashed in central Wisconsin.

James M. Sakowski, 57, of Oshkosh, died in the crash in a field west of Omro around 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, the Winnebago County Sheriff's Office said.

Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Elizabeth Isham Cory said the National Transportation Safety Board will investigate the crash.

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