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USF-16 fighter jet crashes near March Air Reserve Base in California; pilot safely ejects

05:00  17 may  2019
05:00  17 may  2019 Source:   usatoday.com

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MORENO VALLEY, Calif. — An F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse west of March Air Reserve Base in Southern California on Thursday. The pilot safely ejected but at least one person was injured on the ground.

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The injured person was taken to Riverside University Medical Center. Local television station NBC4 reported that the person was an employee of a company housed in the warehouse, and was seriously hurt.

The pilot was able to walk following the ejection, according to reports from the scene.

There was no immediate word on the cause of the crash. Witnesses reported seeing the jet shutter and roll moments before it plummeted to the ground.

The crash was reported about 3:45 p.m. PDT on Opportunity Way, near Interstate 215, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

F-16 fighter jet crashes near March Air Reserve Base in California; pilot safely ejects© Provided by USA TODAY, a division of Gannett Satellite Information Network, Inc. A photo of the inside of a warehouse in Riverside after an F-16 from March Air Reserve Base after it crashed into the warehouse Thursday afternoon.

A battalion chief confirmed that the F-16 was carrying ordinance, prompting a hazardous materials response. The entire neighborhood was cordoned off, and occupants of neighboring buildings were ordered to shelter in place.

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Interstate 215, which runs between the base and the warehouse, was closed in both directions, backing up rush-hour traffic for miles.

The F-16 pancaked onto the roof of the 500,000-square-foot building, causing a fire that triggered the on-site sprinkler system, containing the flames, according to reports from the scene.

March is home to the 452nd Air Mobility Wing, an Air Force Reserve component that utilizes mammoth C-17 transports, KC-135 refueling aircraft and C-130 transports. The base is home to the Air Force Reserve Command's Fourth Air Force Headquarters and various units of the Army Reserve, Navy Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve, California Air National Guard and California Army National Guard.

Television news showed a large hole in the roof and sprinklers on inside the building about 65 miles east of Los Angeles.

The jet's cockpit canopy was on a runway and a parachute had settled in a nearby field.

The F-16 is assigned to the Air National Guard, officials said.

Contributing: The Associated Press, City News Service

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