Russian Plane Crash Today: A plane crashed in Menzelinsk in the Tatarstan region of Russia on Sunday. There were 23 people on board, including 21 parachute divers. 7 out of 23 people have been rescued. The Russian news agency Tas has given this information.
Russian Plane Crash Carrying 23 People
According to the Tas report, the Ministry of Emergency Situations said that a plane carrying parachute divers crashed in central Russia. Sixteen people are feared to have died in this accident. Even before this, there have been Plane accidents in remote areas of Russia, due to which the planes are getting old.
A source in the emergency services told TAS that a Late L-410 turbulent plane crashed in the city of Menzelinsk. An aero club owned it. According to the source, the aircraft crashed at around 09:11 as per Moscow time. The source said that 23 people were on board the plane.
The Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations press service told TAS that seven people on board had been rescued. Sources said that the fire and rescue team had rescued four more people, and work is to rescue the rest. Altogether seven people have been saved.