LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – A Jane Wicker plane crash has just happened at the Vectren Dayton Air Show moments ago 2013. Wing walker Jane Wicker was sitting on her plane, a 450 HP Stearman, when it crashed today June 22, 2013 at the Vectren Dayton Air Show. Jane Wicker’s condition is unknown.
Jane Wicker’s crash was being broadcasted live on WHIO-TV Dayton, Ohio when it happened. “Can’t make it to the DaytonAirShow? Watch the live stream here”, tweeted the station just after roughly 9:30 am PST. But thirty minutes into their news coverage, tragedy erupted. They tweeted ” A plane with wing walker Jane Wicker sitting on top of it has just crashed at the Dayton Air Show”.
The crash caused a fireball to explode into the air. “Witnesses heard screaming and saw a fire ball as plane crashed”, the news station tweeted. Jessica Heffner of WHIO, sharing the above image on Facebook, confirmed that Wicker was on the plane at the time of the crash. The pilot’s name has not been announced to news. “Breaking News: plane crash at the Vectren Dayton Air Show. Air walker Jane Wicker was on the wing at the time. There was a pilot inside as well.” The station confirms that the condition of Wicker and the pilot is unknown.