Canada Canadian Snowbirds pilot unhurt after ejecting from aircraft at Atlanta airshow
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ASnowbirds pilot was not hurt after after having to evacuate his aircraft during the Atlanta Air Show Sunday.
A tweet from The Royal Canadian Air Force Snowbirds said Capt. Kevin Domon-Grenier was "forced to eject" from the aircraft before the performance.
So grateful the Snowbird pilot ejected safely. Prayers for all!
— April Kisner (@AprilKisner)
He made it safely to the ground, the post stated, and no one was injured. A video posted to Twitter shows a plume of grey smoke rising in the air.
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A South Carolina man who kidnapped and sexually assaulted an Alberta woman, after luring her south of the border with the promise of a modelling job, has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. Fred Russell Urey, who is 41, was arrested in May 2017. He pleaded guilty last month to a charge of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and intent to distribute methamphetamine. Fred Russell Urey, who is 41, was arrested in May 2017.
"The aircraft fell in an unpopulated area," the organization said.
The tweet said it was too early to speculate on the cause of the incident.
The U.S Federal Aviation Administration said that the aircraft, a CT-114 Tutor, crashed around 1:30 EDT in a pasture near Brooks, Ga.
Representatives of the Atlanta Air Show did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Snowbird 5, Capt Kevin Domon-Grenier was forced to eject from his aircraft shiortly before our performance in Atlanta this afternoon. Capt Domon-Grenier made it safely to the ground and is okay. The aircraft fell in an unpopulated area and no one was injured.
— CF Snowbirds (@CFSnowbirds)
Statement on Canadian Royal Air Force Snowbirds incident near Brooks, Ga. We will provide updates as they become available.
Errol Spence Jr. in stable condition after car crash
Welterweight boxing champion Errol Spence Jr. is in stable condition in a Dallas hospital after a car crash on Thursday, Premier Boxing Champions said, according to BoxingScene.com's Keith Idec. The 29-year-old didn't suffer any broken bones or fractures in the accident, and he's expected to fully recover. "Errol was in an accident, and his parents are with him at the hospital," PBC spokesman Tim Smith told ESPN. "The doctors are monitoring his condition, but his injuries are not life-threatening. We will have further updates as the doctors update his condition. We're all wishing the best for Errol.
— The FAA (@FAANews)
Airplane crash. A Canadian Snowbird from Atlanta airshow. Pilot ejected safely, but the plane not so much.
— Charlotte Cliche (@CharlotteCliche)
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Canadian Snowbirds pilot unhurt after ejecting from aircraft at Atlanta airshow
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