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Plane carrying 21 crashes in northern Nepal

/ 01:01 PM May 14, 2012

KATMANDU — Police says a plane with 21 people on board has crashed in Nepal’s mountainous north.

Police said the plane crashed Monday while trying to land at the Jomsom Airport, a gateway to a popular tourist and trekking area. It belongs to local airline company Agri Air.

Police and soldiers have rushed to the area. Details were not immediately available.

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