Orangeville, Illinois — The Stephenson County Sheriff’s Office has reported that Orangeville man Mark Baker was flying a plane Thursday evening May 11, 2017 when shortly prior to 8:00 p.m., Baker’s plane had engine troubles and shut off.
Baker walked away from the crash but was taken to Monroe Clinic and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
The two seat aircraft landed in a field by North Hogback Road in Orangeville. Stephenson County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the scence and Orangeville Fire Department assisted.
Baker was the only occupant in the aircraft.