Chartered plane crashed in an open area in Mumbai’s Ghatkopar on Thursday. Teams of fire brigade rushed to the spot where the plane crashed, ANI quoted Mumbai Fire Brigade as saying.
One person killed in the crash. The identity of the deceased could not be ascertained so far but it was said that he was the pilot of the plan. Some eyewitnesses said that he even tried to escape by jumping off the plan but failed to do so as it came down in no time.
According to reports, the chartered plane, a King Air C90 belonged to the Uttar Pradesh government. The plane reportedly crashed while landing.
A thick black smoke was seen rising above an under construction building near Sarvodaya Nagar area in Ghatkopar where it crashed.