Two bodies found at US plane crash site in Kyrgyzstan

By REUTERS
May 4, 2013 14:46




BISHKEK - Remains of two bodies have been found in the wreckage of a US military plane that crashed in Kyrgyzstan, and authorities are still looking for a third person who was on board, officials said.

The refueling plane exploded in mid air when its cargo of fuel ignited on its way to Afghanistan on Friday, accident investigators said.

Experts were still trying to work out what led up to the crash, said Kuvan Mamakeev, the Kyrgyz state prosecutor responsible for investigating transport crimes and accidents.


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