Plane crashes into sea in Ivory Coast


It was a cargo plane carrying freight for the French army [PHOTO | COURTESY]
It was a cargo plane carrying freight for the French army [PHOTO | COURTESY]

A plane crashed into the sea shortly after taking off from the international airport in Ivory Coast’s main city Abidjan on Saturday, a witness said.

It was a cargo plane carrying freight for the French army, security sources told local news site Koaci.

The crash occurred during a storm with heavy rain and lightning.

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