Four killed in Russian plane crash

Last Updated: Sat, Sep 01, 2012 20:40 hrs

Moscow, Sep 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least four people were killed when a light aircraft crashed in a village in northern Russia, a spokesperson for Emergency Ministry said Saturday.

The incident occurred in the country's Arkhangelsk region.

"At 4.45 pm Moscow time a light aircraft Yak-18 crashed in the village of Katunino in Primorsky district of Arkhangelsk region. Four people died," the spokesperson said.

No damage was reported on the ground.

--IANS/RIA Novosti


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