Three dead in Russia small plane crash

Three people were killed when a privately-owned small aircraft crashed into a river in Russia, officials said.

world Updated: Aug 17, 2011 10:49 IST
IANS

Three people were killed when a privately-owned small aircraft crashed into a river in Russia, officials said.

The plane crashed into the Tigoda river near Kusino village in the Leningrad region around 19.00 GMT on Monday.

The local emergencies department has launched a probe.

First Published: Aug 16, 2011 08:03 IST