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Suburban Chicago man killed in Wisconsin plane crash

By John Dempsey, WLS-AM News

(CHICAGO) A man from Chicago’s western suburbs was one of two people killed in a plane crash in Wisconsin on Sunday.  Authorities say 69 year old Ralph Keller of LaGrange Park was piloting a Cessna 182 going from Green Bay to Door County when the plane crashed in Peninsula Park, near the Door County community of Ephraim.

The crash occurred at about 8:30 p.m.     The passenger was identified as 16 year old Olivia Dahl of Sister Bay Wisconsin, who apparently was a flying student.

Federal investigators were expected at the scene Monday.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report).

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