Rescue Operations Underway Following Plane Crash in Lake Victoria

A Precision Air plane crashed into Lake Victoria near Bukoba Airport in Tanzania on November 6, local media reported.

The country’s public broadcaster reported the crash was caused by “bad weather and rains,” citing officials.

Local outlet Haberi Leo reported that of the 49 passengers believed to be on board the plane, 23 had been rescued. Credit: Global TV Online via Storyful