Search: Look for:   Last 1 Month   Last 6 Months   All time
Home :: World

16 die in Russian plane crash

France,Crime/Disaster/Accident, Mon, 02 Apr 2012 IANS

Moscow, April 2 (IANS) Sixteen people were killed and 12 injured in a plane crash near a city in Siberia, authorities said.

 

An ATR-72 plane bound from Tyumen to Surgut crashed on takeoff Monday at 5:50 a.m. There were 43 people - 39 passengers and four crew - on board, RIA Novosti reported.

 

The toll in Monday's air crash near the Urals city of Tyumen has risen to 16, an Emergencies Ministry spokesperson said.

 

"Sixteen bodies have been found on the crash site. Twelve people were injured. They are being taken by helicopters to Tyumen's City Hospital No. 1," the spokesperson said.

 

At least five of those injured are in critical condition, doctors at City Hospital No. 2 said.

 

A rescue operation headquarters spokesperson said the aircraft fell a few km from Roshchnino Airport.

 

The reason for the crash has not been identified yet.

 


LATEST IMAGES
PM Modi releasing the digital version of Ramcharitmanas
Chief Minister of Punjab calling on the PM Modi
A group of girl students from the Vatsalya Gram Vrindavan tied Rakhi on PM Modi
President of India with the artists after witnessing a performance
President with the Children, on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan'

De Gea tight lipped over transfer farce
September 2, 2015 at 2:09 AM

All the Hollywood news
September 2, 2015 at 1:53 AM

Afghan circus lifts spirits
September 2, 2015 at 1:39 AM

U.N. confirms images show Palmyra temple destruction
September 2, 2015 at 12:55 AM

Police search family home of Paris train gunman
September 2, 2015 at 12:51 AM

Fireball fight brings heat to Salvadoran town
September 2, 2015 at 12:42 AM

View More Videos
Post comments:
Your Name (*) :
Your Email :
Your Phone :
Your Comment (*):
  Reload Image
 
 

Comments:


 

OTHER TOP STORIES


Excellent Hair Fall Treatment
Careers | Privacy Policy | Feedback | About Us | Contact Us | | Latest News
Copyright © 2015 NEWS TRACK India All rights reserved.