A 2016 Milton High School graduate was killed in a plane crash Friday near Sheboygan.

According to a news release from the Sheboygan County Sheriff's Office, authorities received a call at 12:33 p.m. from a witness indicating a plane had crashed in a farm field in the area of County Highway O and Willow Road.

The plane was an Aerotek Pitts S-2A Fixed Wing Single-Engine aircraft, the release said. Passenger Filip "Philip" Smecko, 19, of Janesville, and pilot Dennis D. Hall, 67, of McHenry, Ill., died in the crash.

Deputies, along with emergency personnel from the Town of Sheboygan Falls Fire Department, Town of Sheboygan Falls First Responders and Orange Cross Ambulance, responded, the release said.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the sheriff's office, the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board and no details are available at this time.

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