A Navy T-6B Texan II aircraft crashed in a residential neighborhood in Alabama on Friday afternoon, killing two aboard and starting a house fire.
The crash occurred at about 5 p.m. in Foley, near Alabama's southern coastline. Naval Air Forces announced Friday night that the aircrew did not survive the crash.
The names of the deceased will not be released until 24 hours after the next-of-kin notification, Naval Air Forces officials added. The incident is currently under investigation. The Navy is cooperating fully with local authorities.
The Baldwin County Sheriff's Office tweeted that there were no civilians injured on the ground. Sheriff and fire units were on the scene near Magnolia School in Magnolia Springs after the plane crashed, starting a home in the area on fire.
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