Ansley Man Killed in Ultralight Plane Crash


ANSLEY, Neb. (AP) — A central Nebraska man has died from injuries he received in the crash of an ultralight aircraft.

The Custer County Sheriff's office said the crash happened just before 8 a.m. Tuesday on private property south of Ansley.

The sheriff's office says 61-year-old Wayne Palmer, of rural Ansley, was piloting of the aircraft when it crashed. Palmer was critically injured and later died. A passenger, Charles Roberts of Osceola, was not injured in the crash.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating.