9 Dead, Scores Hurt in Nevada Air Crash — A World War II-era P-51 Mustang fighter plane crashed into the crowd at the Reno Air Show in Nevada on Friday, leaving nine dead including the pilot and more than 50 injured amid a chaotic scene of smoking debris.
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When we heard, we originally heard 50 dead. In Reno. We didn’t know how to react. We all just didn’t want anybody to be a University of Nevada, Reno student. Things like this don’t normally happen where I’ve lived. This is the first time I’ve ever lived in a “city,” so for something like this to happen is strange. My thoughts go out to the victims and their families.