An Air Force Thunderbird jet crashed after performing flyover at commencement ceremony

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An Air Force Thunderbird jet has crashed after performing a flyover over a commencement ceremony attended by President Barack Obama.

The Associated Press reported that the jet crashed after performing a flyover of an Air Force Academy commencement in Colorado that the president was attending.

According to local station KRDO, the pilot ejected safely from the plane and is being evaluated by Air Force Academy paramedics.

This is a developing story.

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