The aircraft went down somewhere near Avenal around 8 p.m. on Saturday. It is unknown how many passengers were on board the glider or what caused it to go down.
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#HappeningNow: Several agencies in #KingsCounty searching for a #glider (aircraft) that reportedly went down near Avenal. We have a photographer at the scene and are working to learn more. Watch @ABC30 at 11 for the latest on this developing story. pic.twitter.com/FGC75gEBqB— Cory James (@CoryABC30) May 20, 2018