Traveler plane crashes in South Sudan

Traveler plane crashes in South Sudan

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The passenger plane has crashed in an airport in Wau, South Sudan, with local reports saying wounded people have been rushed to medical center.

“ No one passed away, but there are a number of injured individuals right now, ” one of the local help workers near the crash scene informed Reuters.

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Little is well known of the cause of the crash as well as the exact number of injuries has not been verified so far.

The Southern Supreme Airlines plane crash-landed to the runway of Wau Airport upon Monday, with photos of the remains quickly being shared by witnesses on social media. Images from the picture show the smoking charred remains of the plane fuselage and the unchanged tail.

While just about all 44 passengers onboard were at first feared killed, some local reviews say that nine people have been drawn from the wreckage alive and transferred to a hospital.

The particular flight was traveling to Wau from your South Sudanese capital, Juba, a nearby official told the BBC.


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