Plane crash in Brazil’s Amazon state leaves 14 dead -CNN

Support Independent Journalism with a donation (Paypal, BTC, USDT, ETH)
Spread the love

SAO PAULO – A plane crash on Saturday in Brazil’s northern state of Amazon has left 14 dead, CNN reported, citing a local mayor.

The accident took place in the Barcelos province, some 400km from the state capital, Manaus.

In an interview with CNN Brasil, the Mayor of Barcelos, Mr Edson de Paula Rodrigues Mendes, confirmed the crash of a medium-sized plane and said there were 12 tourists on board in addition to a pilot and co-pilot who were all killed.

Some Brazilian media outlets reported that American citizens are among those killed. Reuters has not yet verified the reports. REUTERS

EMEA Tribune is not involved in this news article, it is taken from our partners and or from the News Agencies. Copyright and Credit go to the News Agencies, email [email protected]

Support Independent Journalism with a donation (Paypal, BTC, USDT, ETH)

News Agencies

About Author

The latest news from the News Agencies

You may also like

Saudi Arabia imposes curfew

Saudi Arabia imposes curfew due to coronavirus in Makkah and Madina

Spread the loveSaudi Arabia’s government has decided to impose a 24-hour curfew in Makkah and Madina while tightening precautionary measures
saudi royal family

Dozens of Saudi royal family infected with coronavirus: report

Spread the loveRiyadh: 150 members of the Saudi royal family have been diagnosed with Coronavirus.   According to a US