Urgent: plane crashes in DR Congo's eastern province

2021-06-16 11:30:16 GMT2021-06-16 19:30:16(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

KINSHASA, June 16 (Xinhua) -- A plane crashed Wednesday near Kavumu airport in South Kivu province, in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), according to local media reports.

A plane, which was leaving the Kavumu airport for Shabunda, crashed after takeoff, said local media reports citing sources on the spot, without specifying the casualties.

No other information is available for the moment. Endtiem