10 survive after plane carrying Brazil’s football team crashes in Colombia

Baku, November 29, AZERTAC

At least 10 people survived after a plane carrying Brazil’s football team Chapecoense crashed in Colombia, a local news portal reported on Tuesday, according to TASS.

"At least 10 passengers, who were onboard the plane, are receiving assistance. A search for survivors is continuing at the crash scene," the head of a firefighting team working at the site said.

According to preliminary data, the plane crashed on the border between municipalities of Ceja and La Union, in Colombia’s Antioquia. A total of 72 passengers and 9 crew members were onboard the plane.

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