Mar 11, 2018, 7:27 PM
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Turkish plane crashes in SW Iran

Tehran, March 11, IRNA – A Turkish private jet crashed in southwestern city of Shahr-e Kord, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province.

Some 6 rescue teams have been dispatched to the accident site.

No report has been yet received on the possible casualties of the accident.

The Turkish jet is said to have had 11 people on board.

The plane was en route Istanbul from Sharjah, Head of Iran Civil Aviation Organization public relations office Reza Jafarzade told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Sunday.

The crashed jet was Canadian Bombardier, he said.

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