A Russian passenger plan crashed onto a highway a nd burst into flames in northern Russia, which led the death of forty persons at the spot and eight survived which serious injuries.
The flight was from Moscow to Petrozavodsk. But plane crashed and caught fire before it approached the air port, this plane was on flight from Moscow to Petrozavodsk.
Local branch of the emergencies ministry in statement on its website said, “On July 20, a Tu-134 plane sustained a hard landing. Contact was lost with the pilot at 23:40. The survivors have been sent to Petrozavodsk hospital.
The Russian spokesman of investigative committee told Russian media that, “According to the latest information, 52 people were on board the plane.”