More than 40 dead in Taiwan plane crash
Wed 23 Jul 2014 at 16:54
NNA – (AFP) – More than 40 people were killed in a plane crash in Taiwan on Wednesday, officials said.
Authorities said the plane, carrying 58 people including four crew, crashed near the airport on the outlying Penghu island.
“Fifty-one people are feared dead and seven people injured,” Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration Shen Chi told reporters, but the local fire chief put the death toll at 45.