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8 dead after plane crashes into Colombia homes

Eight individuals have died after a small plane crashed into a row of homes within the Colombian metropolis of Medellín on Monday, officers stated.

The plane plunged into the residential space shortly after taking off from town’s Olaya Herrera Airport, in accordance with Colombian aviation officers.

Six passengers and two crew members on board the plane perished within the fiery wreck.

It wasn’t instantly clear if there have been any others on board the plane when it went down.

Eight individuals died Monday after the small plane they had been on crashed into homes within the Colombian metropolis of Medellín.
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Fire crews at the scene of the plane crash
Seven homes had been destroyed and 6 different buildings broken within the crash.
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Miraculously, no accidents had been instantly reported on the bottom.

Seven homes had been fully destroyed and 6 different buildings had been broken because of the crash, Medellín Mayor Daniel Quintero stated.

Photos from the scene confirmed firefighters and different emergency personnel sifting by what was left of the smoldering properties.

Fire crews at the scene of the plane crash
No accidents had been instantly reported on the bottom, officers stated.
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Fire crews at the scene of the plane crash
Fire crews and emergency responders sifted by the crash website by Monday.
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The precise explanation for the crash has not but been decided.

The mayor stated the plane appeared to expertise “engine failure” throughout takeoff.

“Unfortunately, the pilot was not able to keep the plane aloft and it crashed in this neighborhood,” Quintero stated.

With Post wires

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