Plane crash horror wreckage

The wreckage of an Algerian military transport plane which slammed into a mountain Tuesday in the country’s rugged eastern region. The crash killed 102 people and left just one survivor, the Algerian defence ministry said. The plane was discovered in pieces on Mount Fortas near the town of Ain Kercha, 30 miles southeast of Constantine, the main city in eastern Algeria. Civil defence officials at the scene told journalists that women and children were among the dead at the snowy crash site. Local reporters said the C-130 plane could be seen broken into three parts.The plane had taken off from the southern Saharan city of Tamanrasset and was heading to Constantine.“Unfavourable weather conditions and storms accompanied by snow in the region were behind the crash,” the defence ministry said in a statement.

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