Five killed in Ukraine plane crash

June 10th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS  

Kiev, June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least five people were killed and 13 injured after a plane carrying parachute-jumpers
crashlanded outside the Ukrainian capital Sunday, officials said.

The L-410 aircraft, belonging to the Ukrainian School of Pilots, crash landed amid strong winds and heavy rain, the emergencies ministry said.

There were 18 passengers and two crew members on board.

The cause of the accident is not known.

–IANS/RIA Novosti

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