2 killed in small plane crash in southeast metro identified

Two of the three victims killed in a small plane crash in the southeast metro have been identified.

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner on Thursday identified the two victims as 60-year-old Larry Schlichting, of Eagan, and 24-year-old Lucas Knight, of North Mankato. Their bodies were recovered from a water-filled quarry on Grey Cloud Island on Tuesday.

2 bodies recovered, search for wreckage from missing plane continues at Grey Cloud Island

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said crews are still searching for the third victim.

Partial wreckage from the aircraft has been recovered and search operations continue.