One teen killed, another injured in plane crash near Chetek

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CHETEK, Wis. (WEAU) -- One teenager is dead and another is injured after a plane crash near Chetek.

Chetek Fire Chief Ryan Olson tells WEAU 13 News the plane crashed in the Red Cedar River near Chetek Wednesday night.

According to Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald, one of the teens died. The other was taken to an area hospital.

According to the sheriff, the teens are high school students from the Chetek area.

WEAU 13 News will have more information as it becomes available.