icon bookmark-bicon bookmarkicon cameraicon checkicon chevron downicon chevron lefticon chevron righticon chevron upicon closeicon v-compressicon downloadicon editicon v-expandicon fbicon fileicon filtericon flag ruicon full chevron downicon full chevron lefticon full chevron righticon full chevron upicon gpicon insicon mailicon moveicon-musicicon mutedicon nomutedicon okicon v-pauseicon v-playicon searchicon shareicon sign inicon sign upicon stepbackicon stepforicon swipe downicon tagicon tagsicon tgicon trashicon twicon vkicon yticon wticon fm

Inferno: Gruesome video shows aftermath of cargo plane crash near Bishkek

Wreckage engulfed in flames and heavy plumes of smoke – gruesome video shows the aftermath of cargo plane crash near Bishkek. At least 32 people were killed when the jet belonging to Turkish MyCargo Airlines crashed into a residential neighborhood.

Later, drone footage of the crash site emerged. The video shows the smoldering wreckage of the plane scattered across the territory of the devastated neighborhood alongside the ruins of the buildings destroyed in the crash.

The crash injured 15 people, six of them children, according to Kyrgyz health officials.

READ MORE: 37 killed as Turkish cargo plane crashes in Kyrgyzstan

The government press service of Kyrgyzstan said, at least 32 residential buildings were destroyed in the crash.

Emergency Services personnel are currently searching the site for black boxes from the crashed jet.

Dear readers and commenters,

We have implemented a new engine for our comment section. We hope the transition goes smoothly for all of you. Unfortunately, the comments made before the change have been lost due to a technical problem. We are working on restoring them, and hoping to see you fill up the comment section with new ones. You should still be able to log in to comment using your social-media profiles, but if you signed up under an RT profile before, you are invited to create a new profile with the new commenting system.

Sorry for the inconvenience, and looking forward to your future comments,

RT Team.