Reno air show crash

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Medics help injured bystanders out of a helicopter into Renown Medical Center after a plane crashed into the crowd at the Reno National Championship Air Races.

Medics help injured bystanders out of a helicopter into Renown Medical Center after a plane crashed into the crowd at the Reno National Championship Air Races.

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A P-51 Mustang airplane is shown right before crashing at the Reno Air show in Reno Nevada.

A P-51 Mustang airplane is shown right before crashing at the Reno Air show in Reno Nevada.

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Medics wheel a man into Renown Medical Center after a plane crashed into the crowd at the Reno National Championship Air Races at the Reno National Championship Air Races.

Medics wheel a man into Renown Medical Center after a plane crashed into the crowd at the Reno National Championship Air Races at the Reno National Championship Air Races.

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Mike Houghton, president of the Reno Air Racing Association (L) holds a news conference after a vintage World War II-era fighter plane plunged into the grandstands during a popular annual air show.

Mike Houghton, president of the Reno Air Racing Association (L) holds a news conference after a vintage World War II-era fighter plane plunged into the grandstands during a popular annual air show.

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A P-51 Mustang airplane is shown upside down right before crashing at the Reno Air show in Reno Nevada. The plane plunged into the stands at the event in what an official described as a "mass casualty situation."

A P-51 Mustang airplane is shown upside down right before crashing at the Reno Air show in Reno Nevada. The plane plunged into the stands at the event in what an official described as a "mass casualty situation."

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Bystanders embrace after a Second World War fighter plane crashed into the stands at the Reno Air Races in Stead, Nevada.

Bystanders embrace after a Second World War fighter plane crashed into the stands at the Reno Air Races in Stead, Nevada.

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Lori Juhl displays a piece of the wreackage of a World War II era P-51 aircraft that crashed during the Reno Air Race in Reno, Nevada.

Lori Juhl displays a piece of the wreackage of a World War II era P-51 aircraft that crashed during the Reno Air Race in Reno, Nevada.

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People gather at the scene where a Second World War fighter plane crashed into the stands at the Reno Air Races in Stead, Nevada.

People gather at the scene where a Second World War fighter plane crashed into the stands at the Reno Air Races in Stead, Nevada.

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A crowd gathers around debris after a P-51 Mustang airplane crased at the Reno Air show in Reno Nevada. The plane plunged into the stands at the event in what an official described as a "mass casualty situation."

A crowd gathers around debris after a P-51 Mustang airplane crased at the Reno Air show in Reno Nevada. The plane plunged into the stands at the event in what an official described as a "mass casualty situation."

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A P-51 Mustang airplane crashes into the edge of the grandstands at the Reno Air show in Reno Nevada.

A P-51 Mustang airplane crashes into the edge of the grandstands at the Reno Air show in Reno Nevada.

UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2011 02:23 PM IST
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