Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Navy Jet Crash 911 Tapes Released [VIDEO]

Audio of calls made to 911 following the crash of  a Navy jet into an apartment complex in Virginia Beach has have been released.

Navy jet crashes in Virginia Beach
Navy jet crashes in Virginia Beach (WAVY TV)

Meanwhile, residents of the Virginia apartment complex whose homes were damaged or destroyed in the crash of a Navy jet last week have started picking up government checks to help them pay for food, clothing and housing over the next couple of weeks.

PREVIOUS: Navy Jets Crashes Into Virginia Beach Apartment Complex

Dozens of apartment units were destroyed or evacuated Friday after the jet struck the complex in Virginia Beach. It had just taken off from a nearby naval air station. Several people were injured, but nobody was killed, as residents fled burning and damaged homes with few belongings.

 

Fire officials today helped those who lived in undamaged homes retrieve medications and critical documents. Vehicles that had been towed away from the complex were being returned.

The Navy says the crash was caused by a mechanical malfunction. A detailed investigation is ongoing. Normal flight operations resumed today at the air station.

Many residents spent the weekend with family and friends, and aren’t sure what they will do for long-term housing.

One 79-year-old woman says her apartment wasn’t destroyed, but she’s not sure if she’ll be able to return to it. Joanie Coleman says she’s thinking of moving to Illinois, where her daughter lives, though she’d rather stay in Virginia Beach.

Best of the Web


Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!