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Military jet crashes near Meridian injuring two

Source: NAS Meridian Source: NAS Meridian
MERIDIAN, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Two people are being treated for injuries after a training jet crashed into a wooded area Wednesday afternoon near the Naval Air Station in Meridian.

NAS reported a T-45 jet aircraft assigned to Training Air Wing One crashed in the woods at around 1:15 p.m. while conducting a training flight. 

The student and instructor pilot were able to eject safely near the airfield.

Both pilots were taken to a local hospital. Their conditions are unknown.

We will update this story as soon as we find out more details.

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