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Military jet practicing for Dayton air show in accident

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2 in Thunderbirds jet accident in Ohio in good condition

A Thunderbird F-16 was involved in an incident Friday while practicing for an OH air show, according to multiple reports.

The Wright Patterson Air Force Base said its firefighters responded alongside the airport's fire and rescue team.

There was a "mishap" while a plane was on the ground, said Staff Sgt. Tabatha McCarthy with the Air Force Thunderbirds public relations office.

The U.S. Air Force confirmed an F-16 Fighting Falcon was involved in a "mishap" upon landing at the airport at about 12:20 p.m. ET.

'Emergency services are on the scene.

It is not known at this time if anyone was injured in the incident.

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Authorities say an F-16 Thunderbird military jet apparently practicing for an OH air show has been involved in an accident.

Doctors say the Flint, Michigan, airport officer stabbed in the neck during what federal authorities are investigating as a terrorist act is recovering well from the life-threatening attack.

Reed says there was no immediate report of any fuel leaks.

The most important part of this story is that the pilots seem to be doing well.

The Thunderbirds said in the statement that their performance this weekend at the Dayton Air Show is to be determined. One has been extricated and crews are now working to extricate the other.

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