Fighter plane crashes in Pakistan, one killed

August 15th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Aug 15 (IANS) One civilian was killed and two pilots, including a woman pilot, were injured when a Pakistan Air Force plane crashed Monday, media reports said.

An air force spokesman said the F-7 jet fighter crashed due to some technical problems during a training flight in Hassan Wala town of Punjab province, Xinhua reported.

The two pilots managed to eject before the plane crashed.

Two men on the ground, who happened to be near the crash site, were injured in the incident. One of them died later at a hospital.

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