Navy jet crash injures pilots in Pensacola

Two unnamed pilots were injured during a jet crash in Pensacola on Monday.
Posted By Veronica Linares Contact the Author   |   Nov. 5, 2013 at 7:58 AM

(UPI) -- A U.S. Navy training jet crashed Monday while approaching a runway in Pensacola, Fla., injuring two crew members, according to a Navy statement.

"The two crew members are being treated at local hospitals right now," Navy spokeswoman Lt. Lauryn Dempsey said. "Both are stable."

The T-45C Goshawk jet, assigned to Training Squadron 86, was on a training flight when it crashed at 10:30 a.m.

The Navy has not yet released the pilots' names, and the cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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