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Vintage bomber crashes at Connecticut airport, fatalities reported

Posted at 11:16 AM, Oct 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-02 13:22:05-04

A World War II-era B-17 bomber crashed at Bradley International Airport in Connecticut on Wednesday.

The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed to CBS News that the pilot was attempting to land on a runway when the incident occurred.

Officials said 13 people were on the plane and one person was in a building the aircraft hit.

Officials confirmed there were fatalities but did not say how many.