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Plane Dumps Jet Fuel on Los Angeles Elementary School.

An aircraft dumped jet fuel on to an elementary school playground near Los Angeles, Tuesday, January 14.

The Los Angeles County Fire Department said firefighters assessed 17 children and nine adults who said they had minor injuries.

The flight declared an emergency after departing Los Angeles International Airport and promptly returned to the airport, landing without incident.

Numerous police and emergency vehicles arrived at the school, but no evacuation orders were made. (AP)

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