Sep 16, 2007

Phuket Plane Crash Photos

More than 110 people are believed to have been killed when a plane of a Thailand budget carrier One-To-Go Airlines - Flight OG269 with 128 people on board slid off the runway after landing and broke into two at the Phuket International Airport. The plane crash-landed at about 3:40pm local time.

The flight was carrying 123 passengers and five crew when it slid off the runway and broke into two before catching fire. According to reports, rescue workers have found 66 bodies. The reports said at least 74 of the passengers were Thais and the rest foreigners. Among the injured were Britons, Australians, Iranians, Germans and Irish while the identities of the dead were not known yet.

Latest reports put the death toll at 88

The following photos of the crash site are from local Thai television.





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