3pm: Crews are on the scene where a military aircraft crashed near County Road 223 and Highway 51 near Mutual. The Woodward News reported it was a T-38 aircraft.
According to Woodward County Emergency Management Director Matt Lehenbauer, they received a report that the pilot ejected before the plane went down. Vance Air Force Base in Enid confirmed it was their aircraft in a tweet.
An aircraft crash has occurred approximately 50 miles west of Vance AFB. Pilot is conscious and with emergency responders. Follow #VanceUpdates for more information.
— Vance AFB (@71FTW) August 17, 2018
The pilot has been recovered and is conscious. It is not known currently if he suffered any injuries.
Woodward, Sharon, Mutual and Seiling Fire Departments, along with OHP are on the scene.