One dead in U.S. Navy Blue Angels jet crash in Tennessee

One dead in U.S. Navy Blue Angels jet crash in Tennessee

(CNN) — One person is killed after a U.S. Navy Blue Angels jet crashed Thursday afternoon, according to WKRN TV in Nashville.

The pilot of the jet was confirmed dead by U.S. Navy officials. The five other Blue Angels were not involved in the incident and landed safely moments later.

The Blue Angels had been in the Smyrna, Tennessee, area on Thursday, according to the flight demonstration squadron’s Twitter account.

The accident happened around 3 p.m. Further details are unknown.