Marine Corps spokeswoman Captain Sarah Burns said that a KC-130 ‘experienced a mishap’. Photograph: AP
WASHINGTON -11 July 2017: Sixteen people are dead in the crash of a Marine Corps airplane in Leflore County, Mississippi, CNN reported Tuesday.
Fred Randle, the county emergency management director, said all 16 victims were on the plane and there were no survivors from the aircraft. The FBI is on the scene.
The Marine Corps announced the incident on its Twitter account but did not provide details