Two U.S. Navy Plane Pilots Died In Plane Crash in Alabama Neighborhood: VIDEO
The crash of a military plane with two people on board occurred in the city of Foley on Friday evening.
“A U.S. Navy T-6B Texan II aircraft crashed in Foley, Alabama, at approximately 5 p.m. CST today. The aircrew did not survive the crash. The names of the deceased will not be released until 24 hours after the next-of-kin notification,” the US Naval Air Forces reported.
We are not aware of any civilian casualties this time. The incident is currently under investigation. The Navy is cooperating fully with local authorities.— flynavy (@flynavy) October 24, 2020
According to video from the crash site, the plane crashed into a residential building. Local authorities are working with the Navy to investigate the fatal incident. Detailed information on the pilots has not been released.
Naval Air Training also mourns the lost pilots.
It is with a heavy heart that we mourn two of our pilots who lost their lives during an aircraft crash in Alabama today. Our deepest sympathy goes to their family and friends at this difficult time. Rest in peace, Shipmates. We have the watch.— Naval Air Training (@CNATRA) October 24, 2020