Tanker fighting Shirley Fire makes hard landing in Fresno

FRESNO - An air tanker assigned to the Shirley Fire had to make a hard landing Sunday night, sending sparks flying.

The tanker was landing at the Fresno Airport when the plane's nose gear collapsed due to a hydraulic problem.

The air tanker was damaged, but the two crew members on board were not injured.

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