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No injuries reported after an accident during the Tuscaloosa Regional Air Show

Published: Mar. 29, 2015 at 10:18 PM CDT|Updated: Apr. 5, 2015 at 6:18 PM CDT
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Source: Lt. Andy Norris via Facebook
Source: Lt. Andy Norris via Facebook

TUSCALOOSA COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an accident that occurred at the Tuscaloosa Air Show on Sunday.

Officials say two aerobatic aircraft, an RV8 and RV6, touched during a performance. Both aircraft landed safely.

One of the stunt planes lost part of its propeller after the mid-air collision, Lt. Andy Norris with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office said in a Facebook post.

No injuries or fatalities were reported. Deidre Stalnaker, a Tuscaloosa City spokesperson, says the accident happened around 1:20 p.m.

The event went through a brief delay after the accident.

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