Five people were killed in a collision between two planes in France

Five people died as a result of a collision between a passenger plane and an ultra-light aircraft in the department of Endre and Loire in northern central France. It was reported by newspaper Nouvelle Republique on Saturday, October 10.

It is noted that the emergency happened about 17.00 local time (near the center of commune Loche. There were two people in a light aircraft and three in a tourist one.

The reasons for the incident have not been reported yet. About 40 firefighters and 20 gendarmes work on the spot.