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4 killed as light plane crashes in Siberia

The death toll from a plane crash that occurred at the airport of the city of Naryan-Mar, the Nenets Region, has risen to four, the regional branch of the Russian Investigative Committee said in a statement.

“According to preliminary reports, four out of the 13 people onboard died and others suffered injuries,” the statement reads.

Sources in the district hospital told TASS that 11 injured people were in serious condition.

The plane, an Antonov An-2, is said to have skidded off a runway during takeoff.

Source: TASS

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