Reno Air Races
Sheriff of Washoe County: Reno Air Races plane down
A plane has gone down during the National Championship Air Races in Stead, according to the Washoe County Sheriff's Department.
At the Reno Air Races, a PLANE has crashed and caught fire, startling livestream video reveals.
When the incident occurred, the pilot was participating in the championship flight close to an airfield in Nevada.
In the webcast, one announcer remarked, "We've got a calamity here."
It is still unknown how the crew on board is doing.
The fire was soon put out by many authorities.
Air race authorities are requesting witnesses to avoid the scene of the collision.
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