Some 27 folks at the moment are recognized to have died after a passenger aircraft crashed in japanese Democratic Republic of Congo.
A Dornier 228-200 aircraft, operated by Busy Bee, got here down shortly after take-off in Goma.
The plane crashed right into a residential space, with the victims believed to incorporate 9 folks from the identical household who had been in one of many homes hit in Mapendo.
The reason for the crash continues to be unclear.
The aircraft was carrying 17 passengers and two crew members, officers say, and was on path to town of Beni.
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