17 Sep '11, 3am

Plane crash at Las Vegas air race, pilot dead, dozens injured

LAS VEGAS - A vintage World War Two fighter plane crashed near the grandstand at a Nevada air race yesterday (this morning, Singapore time), killing the octogenarian pilot and injuring dozens of people, officials said. There was no immediate word on how many other people may have died in the crash at the Reno Air Races, although a spokesman for the event called it a "mass casualty situation" in a written statement. The plane, a P-51 Mustang dubbed the "Galloping Ghost" that was being piloted by Mr Jimmy Leeward, crashed into a box seat area in front of the main grandstand at about 4.20 pm (4.20am, Singapore time), Mr Mike Draper of the public relations firm R&R Partners said. A Federal Aviation Administration official said separately that multiple fatalities and critical injuries were reported. Video apparently taken from the stands and posted on YouTube showed a plane plu...

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