Monday, March 30, 2015

Accident occurred March 29, 2015 in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

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Tuscaloosa County, AL (WBRC) -

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an accident that occurred at the Tuscaloosa Air Show on Sunday.

Officials say two aerobatic aircraft, an RV8 and RV6, touched during a performance. Both aircraft landed safely.

One of the stunt planes lost part of its propeller after the mid-air collision, Lt. Andy Norris with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office said in a Facebook post. 

No injuries or fatalities were reported. Deidre Stalnaker, a Tuscaloosa City spokesperson, says the accident happened around 1:20 p.m.


The event went through a brief delay after the accident.

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