Suburban student dies in plane crash

January 18, 2010 2:39:15 PM PST
Federal investigators are trying to determine the cause of a plane crash that killed two college students in Michigan.One of the victims was from the western suburbs.

Emma Biagioni, 20, of Saint Charles, and David Otai, 23, of Kenya died in the crash Sunday near Hamilton, Michigan, which is south of Holland. He was flying the plane when it went down in a field. There are reports that visibility was poor at the time.

Both victims were students at Hope College in Holland.