Friday, April 06, 2012
A Navy jet has crashed near a major road in Virginia Beach, an official with the Federal Aviation Administration confirmed to Fox News. The pilot is believed to have ejected safely from the jet, the official said. There is no word on injuries. Emergency crews from the military, Virginia State Police and Virginia Beach police are all responding to the scene of the crash. Virginia Department of Transportation traffic cameras showed black smoke rising from the Birdneck Road area of Virginia Beach at 12:30 p.m. local time.