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Firefighters battle the flames after a small plane crashed into a home Friday, June 20, 2014, in Sauk Raids, Minn. ST. CLOUD TIMES/Jason Wachter

Plane crashes into Minnesota home; two aboard killed

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SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. – It felt like a bomb going off.

Former North Dakota State University wide receiver Kole Heckendorf had just come home from a golf tournament Friday with his brother-in-law Jeff Hille, a former pitcher for the Bison baseball team.


Hille and a friend left Heckendorf alone in the house around 8:15 p.m. The record-breaking wide receiver walked upstairs to his bedroom.

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