Plane Crash Kills Eleven Persons In Tanzania
Eleven people including American and German tourists are dead after a plane crash in Tanzania, on Wednesday.
Two Americans, two Germans, six Tanzanians, and a South African pilot were all killed when their Cessna Caravan aircraft crashed in Ngorongoro National Park.
Coastal Aviation, which owned the aircraft, said it is not clear what caused the crash, but confirmed investigations are ongoing.
The names of those on board are being withheld so their families can be informed.
‘We are deeply saddened to report that eleven people have died after a single-plane accident this morning in Northern Tanzania,’ the company said in a statement published on its website.
‘Obviously, we are in shock. This is devastating,’ said Coastal Aviation managing director Julian Edmunds.