Military plane crashes in suburban Texas neighborhood, FD on scene
A military plane crashed in a Lake Worth suburban neighborhood
By Rachel Engel
LAKE WORTH, Texas — Multiple people were injured when a military jet crashed into a suburban neighborhood.
According to the Fort Worth Fire Department, EMS was treating “two to three people” on scene.
Two people ejected from the plane and were transported to a local hospital, with one in critical condition and one in serious condition, a MedStar official told The Fort Worth Star Telegram.
The plane was a T45 Goshawk fighter jet trainer stationed at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base less than 10 miles from the crash scene, ABC 13 reported. The aircraft crashed in the backyard of a home.
Watch a Facebook live update at 1:37 p.m. on Sept. 19:
PLANE CRASH - 2000 Blk Tejas— Lake Worth Police Department (@lakeworthpd) September 19, 2021
Military aircraft down in residential area. Emergency services on scene. Media staging area: 3805 Adam Grubb St, Lake Worth, TX 76135
WATCH: Video shows a smoke plume rising after a military plane crash Sunday morning in Lake Worth, Texas.— FOX 7 Austin (@fox7austin) September 19, 2021
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