Jet dumps fuel that lands on schoolkids near Los Angeles

Student Marianna Torres, 11, center, cries as she evacuates Park Avenue Elementary School after jet fuel fell on the school in Cudahy, Calif., Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020. Jet fuel dumped by an aircraft returning to Los Angeles International Airport fell onto the school playground where children were playing Tuesday, fire officials said. The Los Angeles County Fire Department said firefighters assessed over a dozen children and several adults who complained of minor injuries and none needed to be taken to a hospital.

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