Wednesday, 26 September, 2018

Confirmed Dead After Plane Crashes At Arizona Golf Course

Mariah Coogan Confirmed Dead After Plane Crashes At Arizona Golf Course
Lisa Bryan | 11 April, 2018, 13:56

The defence ministry did not provide a death toll but expressed condolences to the victims' families.

Six people are dead after a plane crash near the TPC golf course Monday night in Scottsdale according to Scottsdale Police Department.

The aircraft is an Ilyushin II-76, the military source told AFP, asking not to be named.

Fourteen ambulances and ten fire engines were dispatched to the area and several bodies were pulled out of the wreckage.

Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. Besides troops, the plane was also carrying military equipment.

There were no reported injuries on the ground, police said.


Authorities say no one survived a fiery plane crash Monday night on a suburban Phoenix golf course adjacent to the grounds where the PGA Tour holds a popular tournament.

The National People's Army forces dispatched civil protection units to the site.

Watts said he couldn't confirm the number of fatalities at the time, and that it didn't appear there were any survivors from the aircraft. Search and rescue mission is now going on at the scene.

Worth mention here IL-76 is a medium-range military transport aircraft and also known by the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation codename "Candid".

This is a developing story.

It happened on Wednesday morning at Boufarik military airport, an air force base near the capital, Algiers.

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