Plane crash leaves two injured in Burt County

Two men were injured in a plane crash in Burt County over the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

The Burt County Sheriff’s office says wreckage of the crash was discovered on the south side of Highway 32 by a passer-by about 9:15 a.m. Monday.

Dennis Westergaard, 62, and Delmar Chamberlain, 87, were taken to Blair Hospital by Tekamah Fire and Rescue.

Westergaard was piloting the plane. No further details were available.

The crash is under investigation by the Burt County Sheriff’s Office and Federal Aviation Administration.

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