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Plane crashes in South Africa

A light aircraft has crashed into a cliff in South Africa’s coastal city of Port Elizabeth.

It is still unclear whether there are any casualties.

The plane crashed soon after take-off.

Speaking to the local HeraldLive news site, an unnamed eyewitness said:

A light aircraft came from the sea side low into the valley, even lower into the valley where the cliff is, and shortly thereafter we heard an explosion and then saw the flames.”

The news site has also tweeted a video from the scene of the crash:

HeraldLIVE@HeraldPE

WATCH | Nelson Mandela Bay emergency officials are on the scene of a light airplane crash in the Baakens Valley.

Source: BBC

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