Transport Plane Crashes in East Ukraine, Killing at Least One, Officials Say

A Ukrainian AN-26 transport plane crashed in Zaporizhia Oblast, east Ukraine, on April 22, with local authorities saying at least one person was killed.

Footage from Suspilne, Ukraine’s national broadcaster, shows the wreckage.

The regional government said on Facebook that at least one person died and two were injured when the plane crashed during a “technical flight” near Mykhailivka.

They said initial information indicated the plane hit an electricity pole. Credit: Suspilne via Storyful

Video transcript


Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting