Canadian jet crashes during flyover for front-line coronavirus workers, killing 1 and setting a house ablaze
Capt. Jennifer Casey was the crew member who died in the crash, the Canadian Armed Forces said in a statement Sunday.
“I am deeply saddened by the tragic loss of one Canadian Armed Forces member, Captain Jennifer Casey, and one injured, Captain Richard MacDougall, in today’s Snowbirds aircraft crash in Kamloops, British Columbia,” Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in a statement late Sunday.
He said the squadron represents “the very best of Canada and demonstrate excellence through incredible skill and dedication” and offered condolences to Casey’s friends and family.
“All Canadians are with you during this difficult time,” he added.
MacDougall, who was piloting the aircraft, was taken to the …continued .
[Source: Washington Post]