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Plane crash in Kazakhstan kills 22, official says

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Tue, 29 Jan 2013 09:15 GMT
Author: Reuters
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KYZYL TU, Kazakhstan, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Twenty-two people were killed in a passenger plane crash near Kazakhstan's commercial capital Almaty on Tuesday, an emergency services official said.

Yuri Ilyin, deputy head of the emergencies department in Almaty, was speaking to Reuters at the scene of the crash near the village of Kyzyl Tu. (Reporting by Mariya Gordeyeva; Writing by Dmitry Solovyov, Editing by Timothy Heritage)

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