Wing walker’s plane crashes at Dayton Air Show [photos, live updates]; Report: 2 dead!/KPfefferle/status/348482516551888896

Wing walker Jane Wicker’s plane has reportedly crashed at the Dayton Air Show. Her condition is unknown. [Editor’s note: See updates below. Both the pilot and Wicker were reportedly killed in the crash.]!/SchlichFaced/status/348485953272299520!/lykebank/status/348483518785011713!/ryan4460/status/348484295075172352!/oarms/status/348484753038639104


WHIO-TV has more.

The plane burst into flames as it hit the ground. A fire truck was at the crash within seconds and the flames have been extinguished. It is unknown thet condition of Wicker or the pilot.

The show announcer is encouraging parents to move children away from the crash scene.!/JessHeffnerWHIO/status/348487466044514306

The Vectren Dayton Air Show has been cancelled for the day.!/tombricker/status/348493594031702016

Horrifying and awful:!/JoelMenken/status/348493921573277696

A press conference on the crash is expected at 2 p.m.!/JessHeffnerWHIO/status/348497838759620608


FOX 45 reporter Rhonda Moore reports two people are dead.!/rhonda2245/status/348500768732618756

WDTN confirms that wing walker Jane Wicker and her pilot are dead.!/WDTN/status/348502967659401217

The pilot has been identified as Charlie Schwenker.!/TheAviationbuff/status/348535809651126273

Twitchy will monitor this developing story and update as details emerge.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.

Read more:

Leave a Reply