Police say a small propeller-driven airplane has crashed throughout an airshow in central Hungary killing two folks and severely injuring three folks on the bottom
ByThe Related Press
September 10, 2023, 3:31 PM
BUDAPEST, Hungary — A small propeller-driven airplane crashed throughout an airshow in central Hungary on Sunday killing two folks and severely injuring three folks on the bottom, police stated.
The deadly accident on the Börgönd air present in Fejér county occurred at about 3.20 p.m. native time and the trigger was not instantly identified. The pilot and passenger, ages 67 and 37, each died, whereas three folks in a automotive close to the influence web site suffered severe burns and have been hospitalized, police stated in a press release.
Video footage of the crash on-line reveals a small plane performing a rotation motion because it ascends and descends but it surely finally crashed and burst into flames. The organizers of the occasion reportedly canceled the remainder of Sunday’s present.
“The gang of a number of thousand folks on the web site started to go away the positioning in an organized method,” the police assertion learn.
András Cser-Palkovics, the mayor of close by Szekesfehervar, wrote on Facebook after the accident that what’s often a “day beloved by 1000’s … became a tragedy.”
“What occurred right now is a ache that’s exhausting to place into phrases for our municipality, our complete metropolis, and for me personally,” he stated.