Aircraft with over 100 people on board crashes in Karachi

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An aircraft of Pakistan International Airlines with hundreds of people crashed on Friday in Karachi, southern capital, the Pakistani aviation authority said.

The crash took place in a residential area in Karachi, Pakistan. The company Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft carried a hundred people on board, said on Friday, May 22, the Pakistani aviation authority.

Pictures from public television show pictures of the plane that crashed. “We are trying to confirm the number of passengers, but initially there were 99 passengers and eight crew members,” Aviation spokesman Abdul Sattar Khokhar told AFP. from Pakistan and added that the flight came from Lahore, the country’s second city.

With AFP and Reuters

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