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Airplane crash at Reno Air Races

Witnesses of the horrific plane crash at a Reno air show that killed nine recalled the moment they thought they were going to die as the vintage fighter plane hurtled towards them.

Jimmy Leeward, 74, and eight people died when his rebuilt 1940s-era aircraft P51 Mustang crashed at the National Championship Air Races in Reno, Nevada. 54 were injured