Iran: 176 Killed in Ukrainian plane crash
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Early Wednesday morning a Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737 plane carrying 176 people, 167 passengers and 9 crew members, crashed.
All those on board were killed.
The flight that was bound for the Ukranian captial Kiev crashed after take off from Tehran, Iran.
The plane disappeared from radars a few minutes after its departure.
A news agency in Iran reported the crash was due to technical difficulties.
Flight-tracking service “Flight Radar 24” said in a tweet that the jet had been in service for about three and half years.
Investigators are looking into what caused the plane crash.