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Price County, Wisconsin plane crash confirmed fatal

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According to reports from WAOW out of Wausau, Wisconsin, the Price County Sheriff's office is confirm a pilot crashed near Catawba this morning.

Authorities say it happened near Short Cut Road at Highway 111 around 3:30 a.m.

Price County Sheriff's Lt. Gabe Lind said there were no survivors from the crash, but they're not releasing how many people were on board.

Lind said authorities were told about the crash after the Air Marine Operations Center contacted them to report the altitude of the aircraft dropped quickly and lost radio contact.

Authorities are confirming the plane was a Cessna 421. 

Members of the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation and Safety Board are both looking into the crash details.

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