TINKER AIR FORCE BASE- Tinker Air Force Base officials announced an aircraft accident late Saturday evening.
Officials say the accident occurred at approximately 12:15 p.m. Saturday afternoon.
According to the press release a P-59 aircraft was involved in an accident during take-off.
The extent of the damage is being determined at this time.
Officials were forced to close down the runway.
Authorities have not stated the cause of the accident.