97 dead, two survivors in Pakistan plane crash

Hurriyet Daily News | May 23, 2020 at 10:56 AM
  • All but two of the 99 people on board a Pakistan passenger plane were killed when it crashed into a residential neighborhood of Karachi, officials said on May 23, as rescue workers toiled through the charred and twisted wreckage strewn across the street.
  • The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane had made multiple approaches to land at Karachi airport on Friday when it came down among houses, sparking a rescue operation that lasted into the night.
  • An AFP reporter witnessed charred bodies being loaded into ambulances.