FATAL FLIGHT

California Crash Kills Military Pilot

A military pilot died after his jet crashed in southern California on Wednesday around 5:15 p.m. local time. The Hawk Hunter, a single-seat fighter jet, crashed near the Naval Station Ventura County. That base is located near the city of Port Hueneme, which is about 65 miles southwest of Los Angeles. No one else appears to have been injured in the crash.