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Plane veers off runway in SW China, no fatalities reported

Release time:2022-05-12 Publisher:South Asia Development

A plane veered off the runway during take-off and caught fire at an airport in Southwest China's Chongqing around 8 am on Thursday, airport sources said.

All 113 passengers and nine crew members on the plane that flew from Chongqing to Nyingchi of Tibet autonomous region have been evacuated to safety.

More than 40 people have suffered minor injuries, said the sources.