La Crosse men escape serious injury when plane slams into trees near Pickwick, Minn.
Two La Crosse men escaped serious injury when their plane went through a barbed-wire fence and slammed into a group of trees.
It happened about 5 p.m. Sunday near Pickwick, Minn., in Winona County.
Kenneth Graves, 58, and his passenger, William Blank, 66, were both treated at a Winona hospital and later released.
Sheriff Dave Brand said the two men were having an afternoon of fun as they flew indirectly from La Crosse to Winona.