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Film production company staging plane crash in Bowie

Illustration (movie-clapper-icon_500x500/Flickr / Ilya Sedych / CC BY 2.0 / resized)

(Flickr / Ilya Sedych / “movie-clapper-icon_500x500” / CC BY 2.0 / resized)

BOWIE — Fire officials in Prince George’s County are alerting the public that a film production company is working in the Bowie area this week and recreating a plane crash.

Fire officials say production is set to start on Wednesday and end Friday. Fire officials say the production will involve a thick column of black smoke and pyrotechnics that will be able to be seen and heard by the public.

The production company will be working in the area of Freeway Airport located at 3300 Church Road.

The production company says the shoot is for a cable TV production.