About 20 injured in South Africa charter plane crash

About 20 injured in South Africa charter plane crash

At least one person has been killed and about 20 others injured in a plane crash near Wonderboom airport in the South African administrative capital Pretoria.

A plane has crashed near the Wonderboom airport in Pretoria, South Africa.

Earlier, reports emerged that 20 people had been injured after a plane, marked Martin's Air Charter, crashed at the airport.

Images from the site showed the plane broken into several pieces.

Best Care ambulance services' Xander Loubser said reports indicated that the charter plane was carrying passengers on an worldwide flight.

"We saw the plane and we heard a thumping sound", adds Storm.

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He pleaded not guilty and never testified, but muttered and made incoherent remarks in court during the eight years of his trial. In 2016, police in Russian Federation conducted a number of raids on suspected cult members in Moscow and St Petersburg.

Paramedics helped survivors out of the aircraft and treated patients at the scene as firefighters tackled the smoking wreckage.

Paramedic Xander Loubser from BestCare Ambulance Service said: "There are critical patients".

Shortly afterwards the plane crashed into the factory.

According to Brandt‚ the plane was repainted in "the classic Martinair scheme for its imminent departure to its new home at the Aviodrome Lelystad in the Netherlands".

South African Civil Aviation Authority said it will issue a statement with further details on Wednesday.

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