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USA: Two killed after WW2 fighter plane crashes near Texas apartments *STILLS*00:29

USA: Two killed after WW2 fighter plane crashes near Texas apartments *STILLS*

United States, Fredericksburg, TX
November 18, 2018 at 03:43 GMT +00:00 · Published

A World War II-era fighter plane crashed in the carpark of a Fredericksburg apartment complex on Saturday, killing two people.

The Mustang P-51D crashed at around 15:15 local time and was destroyed in the process, as well as damaging several other vehicles.

The National Museum of the Pacific War confirmed that one of the deceased was a US veteran and that the plane had been performing a flyover as part of a history show.

The Mustang was initially produced for combat in 1940, during the Second World War, and was later deployed in Korea.

Mandatory credit: Glenn Kropat

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A World War II-era fighter plane crashed in the carpark of a Fredericksburg apartment complex on Saturday, killing two people.

The Mustang P-51D crashed at around 15:15 local time and was destroyed in the process, as well as damaging several other vehicles.

The National Museum of the Pacific War confirmed that one of the deceased was a US veteran and that the plane had been performing a flyover as part of a history show.

The Mustang was initially produced for combat in 1940, during the Second World War, and was later deployed in Korea.

Mandatory credit: Glenn Kropat

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