The Russian Emergencies Ministry announced that an AN-28 passenger plane that had disappeared from the radar earlier Friday made a sharp landing over a forested area without causing any deaths.
According to ministry officials, the plane, which was heading from Bakharsky to Tomsk, made an impact landing in the Bakharsky region without deaths.
He pointed out that the plane was carrying 15 passengers, including two children, and a crew of four, and it suffered significant damage in the accident.
He stated that the Russian authorities sent helicopters to transport passengers from the scene of the accident to another place.
The Russian authorities have launched an investigation into the accident, and the investigation committee believes the cause of the accident is a failure in the plane’s engine.