Five injured in East London plane crash

JULY 8, 2015

A plane reportedly crashed at East London Airport on Wednesday morning, critically injuring five people, the Eastern Cape Department of Health said.

Spokesperson Sizwe Kupelo was quoted by News24 saying: "Eastern Cape health emergency services are rushing to East London airport where a small aircraft has crashed, critically injuring two adults, and three children have also sustained injuries in the crash."

He said more information would follow soon.