“Mass Casualty Situation” at Reno Air Race Crash Scene VIDEO

(CBS/AP) 

“RENO, Nevada – A World War II era fighter plane plunged into the grandstands Friday during a popular annual air show, injuring at least 75 spectators and leaving a horrific scene of bodies and wreckage.”

http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/09/16/national/main20107634.shtml

“There were 30 serious and 30 intermediate injuries, according to Reno Fire Chief Michael Hernandez.

He said the pilot of the crashed aircraft is Jimmy Leeward, piloting the Galloping Ghost, a P-51 Mustang. He could provide no information about the pilot’s condition.”

http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2011-09-16/plane-crash-Reno/50436272/1

more from google news:

http://urlet.com/zips.recently

VIDEO: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrEnRRiC5Yc

KRNV-TV reported the pilot of the P51 Mustang was 80-year-old Jimmy Leeward from Florida. His condition was not reported.”

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/twelve-reported-dead-at-us-airshow/story-e6frg6so-1226139725841

ED NOTE:  WTF?  AN 80  74 YO FLYING A 70 YEAR OLD HIGH PERFORMANCE PISTON FIGHTER OVER GRANDSTANDS?  WHAT ARE THEY THINKING IN RENO?

LIVE VIDEO FEED FROM KOLO TV RENO:  http://urlet.com/ointment.fulfilled

VICTIM INFORMATION NUMBER VIA KOLO:   775-972-6663

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