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Pilot killed after plane fighting California fire crashes

  • A pilot was killed when a plane attempting to fight a wildfire in California’s Yosemite national park crashed, reports said.

    When rescue workers reached the site of the crash, they found the pilot’s body. The air tanker plane, a Grumman S-2T, reportedly hit a cliff wall near the park entrance on the western side.

    The fire started around 2.45pm Tuesday, leading to the evacuation of dozens of homes in the area. 

     

     

    Tagged as: California Wildfire Map