Texas Air National Guard F-16 fighter jet crashes near Louisiana U.S. Army base: Report

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An F-16 fighter jet that reportedly belonged to the Texas Air National Guard crashed near a U.S. Army base in Louisiana on Wednesday.

The F-16 fighter jet crashed near Ft. Polk in Louisiana, and the pilot ejected with no injuries, a Louisiana State Police spokesperson told The Advocate. 

There were no others on board, according to the police.

 F-16 is landing during a practice, a day before New York International Air Show officially kicks off in New York City.

 F-16 is landing during a practice, a day before New York International Air Show officially kicks off in New York City.
(Photo by Atilgan Ozdil/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)

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“The pilot was able to eject safely from the plane and was later picked up by the military personnel,” he said.

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