Passenger aircraft L-410 makes a hard landing in the taiga on the territory of the Irkutsk region. This is reported by the emergency services of the region..
According to available information, the plane flew from Irkutsk to Kazachinskoe, but made a hard landing in 4 km from the final destination of the flight. On board were 14 human passengers and two crew members. When landing, the plane caught fire and collapsed, several injured.
The administration of the Kazachinsko-Lensky district of the region clarified, what 4 people got out of the car on their own, 11 trapped in the cabin and another person in critical condition. One of the passengers managed to get through to the rescuers. The Ministry of Emergency Situations reported, that everyone on board survived, one person is in serious condition.
According to preliminary information, the reason for the hard landing of the aircraft was the failure of equipment, but the establishment of all the causes of the incident will be dealt with by a special commission. Currently, a Mi-8 helicopter of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Irkutsk Region flew to the landing site.
There was a message about a hard landing of a twin-engine aircraft L-410 in 4 km from the village of Kazachinskoe. According to preliminary information, on board 14 man and two crew members. Forces and means have moved into place
– said in the message of the rescuers.