A F-35 fighter crashed and caught fire at Utah Air Base, pilots in time to escape.

At around 18:15, a F-35A Lightning II fighter crashed down at the end of the northern runway at the Hill Air Base, Utah, and caught fire.


Photo: KSL TV 5.

The image spread on social networks shows a fire at the scene, with black smoke columns rising.

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The pilot had escaped from the cockpit, rescued and taken to the medical center for monitoring, FW 388 added.

The Governor of Utar Spencer Cox said he was in contact with officials at the Hill Air Base.

I was mowing at home, watching the F-35 landed on the base like every night.

The smoke column rises from the Hill air base.

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