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Taiwan TransAsia plane crashes into river rare Footage

Taiwan TransAsia plane crashes into river rare Footage

A TransAsia Airways plane carrying mostly Chinese tourists has clipped a bridge and crashed into a river in Taipei Taiwan, killing at least 26 people. According to local news channel 58 people including staff were onboard the domestic flight. At least 15 people have been pulled out alive, with 18 still missing. The authority said the control tower lost communication with the pilots four minutes after the takeoff from Taipei’s Songshan Airport. Emergency teams have cut the plane open to gain access, attempting to reach the remaining passengers trapped in the front section of the fuselage.