A business plane carrying 22 individuals crashed into a lake in South Sudan on Sunday and killed 18 individuals, a neighborhood official mentioned.
The 19-seater business Child Airplane had been touring from the capital, Juba, the minister of data for the city of Yirol, Taban Abel Aguek, informed The Related Press.
‘We now have not but established full particulars of the airline however what we all know it’s a 19-seater plane coming from Juba to Yirol this morning.
When it arrived the climate was so foggy and when it tried to land it crashed into Lake Yirol adjoining to Yirol city. It is so unhappy. Many individuals on board are feared dead. We’re nonetheless establishing particulars,” he mentioned.
The three survivors are a 6-year-old little one, an grownup man and an Italian physician with an support group who was in surgical procedure and in critical situation, Aguek mentioned.
A supply additionally added that there have been three kids among the many 22 passengers, .He mentioned the Anglican Bishop of Yirol, Simon Adut, was confirmed among the many dead.
See full photographs from the crash scene beneath.