Navy jet crashes during training in Florida

Cause of crash being investigated by Navy officials

NAVAL AIR STATION PENSACOLA, Fla. - A training jet has crashed at Naval Air Station Pensacola.

Officials say the U.S. Navy T-45C Goshawk aircraft crashed at the approach end of a runway Monday morning. The two-seat training aircraft, assigned to Training Squadron 86, was conducting a local training flight.

A Navy spokesman says the training officer and student were taken to a hospital. Their conditions weren't immediately known.

The Navy wasn't immediately naming the pilots.

The cause of the crash was being investigated.

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