Tragedy at air show in the United Kingdom claimed the lives of 11 people
In an English resort of Shoreham in the British county West Sussex during an air show broke Hawker Hunter strike fighter.
According to the latest data, as a result of crash of the Hawker Hunter fighter at an air show of Shoreham 11 people, 15 more, including the pilot of the plane were lost, suffered. Meanwhile, as the representative of local police Steve Berri noted, the number of the victims of plane crash can increase.
“Our work on a scene and calls of concerned families and friends allowed us to identify 11 people who as, most likely, the dead are registered now. It isn’t excluded that there will be still dead”, – Berri quotes.
Also the representative of law enforcement authorities of the county West Sussex reported that doctors still estimate a condition of the 51-year-old pilot of the broken Andy Hill’s fighter as critical. According to him, the pilot “fights for life”.
The tragedy happened last Saturday. According to local mass media the plane failed on the highway passing near an airfield, having touched at least 4 cars. An air crash I occurred in the face of one thousand people. And the audience of an air show was less than in kilometer from a scene
According to eyewitnesses, the fighter did a loop, but couldn’t finish it and fell.