WAUSAU, WI (WTAQ) - A gust of wind apparently caused a small plane to crash east of Wausau.
The pilot escaped injury, even though the plane caught fire.
Marathon County sheriff's deputies said the plane was attempting to a land at a private airstrip in Hatley around 2 p.m. Sunday.
Officials said the sudden wind caused the plane to crash -- and it the craft was the only thing damaged.
The incident remains under investigation.