Passenger plane crash in Kathmandu kills at least 38 - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

BREAKING

Passenger plane crash in Kathmandu kills at least 38

Posted: Updated:
(MGN Photo) (MGN Photo)

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- A Nepal police official says at least 38 people were killed and 23 more were injured in a plane crash in Kathmandu.

Police added that 10 people were still unaccounted for.

Clouds of thick smoke could be seen rising from the plane, which was on a field at the edge of the airport. US-Bangla is a private Bangladeshi carrier.

An official with the airport, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of airport policy, said the flight was arriving from Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly
WSHM
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, WGGB/WSHM; Springfield, MA. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.