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Posted: October 01, 2017

Military training jet crashes in Tennessee

File photo.  (Photo by Brandon Wade/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Brandon Wade/Getty Images for NASCAR
File photo. (Photo by Brandon Wade/Getty Images for NASCAR)

By Jared Leone, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

MERIDIAN, Miss. —

A military training plane crashed Sunday in the Cherokee National Forest near Tellico Plains, Tennessee.

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Two pilots, an instructor and student, were aboard a T-45C Goshawk training in the area and had not returned to the Naval Air Station in Meridian, Mississippi, according to the U.S. Navy.

Their status is unknown.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


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