At least 30 serious injuries involved in Reno Air Races crash

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  1. tom911
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    http://www.rgj.com/article/20110916...ved-Reno-Air-Races-crash?odyssey=mod|breaking

    Story still developing as this just happened an hour ago. Updates are being posted to the link above.
     
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    Video of plane crash:
     
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    This is the type of aircraft that crashed (P51 Mustang). I took this photo at the RAF Museum in Hendon:

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    Looks like the 12 deaths reported by a Reno TV station last night was incorrect. Currently 9 reported deaths.
     
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    Just very very sad all around and my condolences to all of the families :(
     
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    Dramatic photo of the accident. li-race-crash-01290901.jpg
     
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    My condolences go out to the families of these two tragedies.
     

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