Plane crashes in Pakistan, many feared dead

Reuters and Associated Press

Posted at May 22 2020 08:19 PM | Updated as of May 22 2020 10:48 PM

Plane crashes in Pakistan, many feared dead 1
Rescue workers gather at the site after a Pakistan International Airlines flight crashed in a residential neighbourhood in Karachi on May 22, 2020. Asif Hassan, AFP

A passenger plane of state-run Pakistan International Airlines with over 100 passengers and crew crashed near Karachi in southern Pakistan Friday, officials said.

There has yet to be a report on casualties but many are feared dead, Reuters reported.

Video footage from Reuters showed people gathered near the crash site, with some hurt being assisted away from the area.

More details to follow.