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Plane crashes at air show in Reno, Nevada

September 16, 2011 |  5:31 pm

A plane crashed at an air show in Reno, Nev., late Friday afternoon, officials report.

and injured more than 50

The plane crashed near bleachers at the National Championship Air Races, said Michelle Anderson, a spokeswoman for the Reno Fire Department.

It was unclear how many people were injured or if any spectators were killed, Anderson said.

The annual races draw thousands of people every year to watch various military and civilian planes, Associated Press reported.

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