PIA aircraft with 90 passengers crashes in Karachi's residential area

Source : ANI
Author : ANI
Last Updated: Fri, May 22nd, 2020, 16:01:10hrs
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Karachi [Pakistan], May 22 (ANI): A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft with 90 passengers on board crashed in a residential area near the Karachi airport on Friday.

PIA spokesperson Abdul Sattar confirmed the crash and added that the flight -- A-320 -- was carrying 90 passengers and was flying from Lahore to Karachi, Dawn reported.
Footage showed plumes of smoke rising from the site of the crash. A rescue operation is underway. Further details are awaited. (ANI)