Two planes crash mid-air during air show in Dallas, FAA confirms

DALLAS – Two planes crashed mid-air during an air show in Dallas Saturday afternoon, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

The crash happened around 1:30 p.m. at Dallas Executive Airport in the 5300 block of Challenger Drive during the Wings Over Dallas WWII Airshow.

According to the FAA, a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and a Bell P-63 Kingcobra crashed, and it’s unknown how many people were on board the aircrafts.

Injuries to the people on the planes, and those attending the air show are unknown.

According to The Dallas Morning News, debris could be seen on Highway 67 and part of the highway has been closed off to traffic.

The crash is under investigation by the FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board.

This is a breaking news story and we’ll bring more updates as they become available.

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