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Report: U.S. Air Force Thunderbird crashes at air show

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Scene of a Thunderbird crash at the Dayton Air Show. (Courtesy: WHIO) Scene of a Thunderbird crash at the Dayton Air Show. (Courtesy: WHIO)
VANDALIA, OH (FOX5) -

A United States Air Force Thunderbird reportedly crashed at the Dayton Air Show in Ohio on Friday.

According to FOX45 in Dayton, a spokesperson for the Thunderbirds confirmed the military F-16 jet was involved in an incident.

Dispatchers said the plane went off the runway, according to reports, and flipped on its top. 

A City of Dayton spokesperson informed FOX45 that two people were inside the plane when the incident occurred.

Dispatchers also reported that the pilot was extricated from the plane. 

The conditions of both occupants were updated Friday evening, with a pilot and tactical aircraft manager transported to Miami Valley Hospital in good condition.

The Thunderbirds are based at Nellis Air Force Base and released a statement on their social media account.

Stay with FOX5 for updates on this incident when more information is released.

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