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Five individuals killed as two small planes have collided in mid-air sooner than crashing in western-central France.

According to the native data provide, the collision between two mild planes took place south-east of the city of Tours at about 16:30 native time (15:30 BST) on Saturday.

Emergency crew, along with 50 firefighters, cordoned off the crash web sites after that they had been known as to the scene.

BBC reported that the smaller airplane, a microlight carrying two people, landed on a fence round a house throughout the metropolis of Loches, positioned about 46km (29 miles) south-east of Tours.

A witness reported to AFP that it exploded into flames after landing on the house’s electrical power meter.

Another witness talked about that the crash web sites have been blockaded and residents have been suggested to stay of their properties.

On the alternative hand, an even bigger airplane carrying three vacationers onboard landed larger than a 100m (328ft) away in an uninhabited area.

Local authorities official Nadia Seghier suggested AFP data firm, “All five people involved died.”

“Air emergency staff from Lyon were brought in at first to track down the plane, which was quickly found.”

Details regarding the identities of victims or explanations for the collision have not been revealed however. Local police have launched an investigation into the matter.


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