Ultralight Plane Crashes in Clayton County

A plane crashed in Clayton County Wednesday night.

The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office says they received a 911 call reporting a plane crash near the Monona Airport shortly after 8 pm.

Deputies say William Behrend of Waukon was flying an ultralight aircraft when it was lost power shortly after takeoff. Behrend was able to guide the aircraft down into a cornfield at 13978 Greenfield Avenue.

He was not hurt in the crash.