In Khabarovsk territory the plane crashed, said a source

© AP Photo / David GoldmanАвиадиспетчер at work. Archival photoIn Khabarovsk territory the plane crashed, said a source© AP Photo / David Goldman

In the Khabarovsk territory crashed the plane Let L-410, told RIA Novosti a source in the emergency services of the region. According to preliminary data, onboard the aircraft there were seven people, including two crew members.

The ship followed the route Khabarovsk — Nikolaevsk-on-Amur — Nelkan. It is reported that the ship belonged to «the Khabarovsk airlines».

«The plane Let L-410 made a hard landing near the runway in the village of Nelkan», — said the Agency interlocutor, adding that in the place of the accident left rescuers.

As told by eyewitnesses of incident, at landing the plane was rolled over on its side. According to them, the pilot was experienced.

A source in the rescue services said that the crash, according to preliminary data, the child survived. He was taken to the Central district hospital Nelena. He is in serious condition.

Later it became known that the other six people died.

MOE said that the crashed plane is found, no fire. On the place are search.

The site of the alleged crash went the ambulance and firefighters, there is a section of the village, told RIA Novosti the administration of the village.

«The village has a hospital where, if necessary, will take the victims,» — said the Agency interlocutor, adding that the airfield is located within Elkana.

In turn, the Meteorologist noted that Alkane weather was good. «There was no snow, the wind is three-four meters per second, there was no fog, visibility is good,» said officer weather Department.