An F-16CM crashed during routine training at Shaw Air Force Base on Tuesday evening.
The crash occurred around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to a spokesman for the base.
The pilot of the F-16CM Fighting Falcon, assigned to the 20th Fighter Wing, was taken to a local hospital and pronounced dead a short time later.
It is not clear if the pilot was able to eject before the crash.
This is a developing story.
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