- Associated Press - Monday, March 30, 2015

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say two airplanes in the Tuscaloosa Regional Air Show landed safely after accidentally touching in mid-air.

WBRC-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1EUlnE6) that the Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the Sunday collision involving an RV8 and an RV6.

Tuscaloosa County sheriff’s Lt. Andy Norris said in a statement that one of the stunt planes lost part of its propeller due to the mishap. No injuries were reported.

Tuscaloosa city spokesperson Deidre Stalnaker said the accident happened around 1:20 p.m. Sunday.

The Birmingham station reports that the air show was briefly delayed after the collision.


Information from: WBRC-TV, https://www.myfoxal.com/

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