A training plane has crashed in the northeastern province of North Khorasan killing two people on board.
Commander of the North Khorasan Police Force Brigadier General Saeid Motahari said “The plane belongs to Fara Spehr Company and crashed in Garmeh County in the southwest of the North Khorasan in northeastern Iran.”
“Both people who were on board the plane were killed in the incident,” he added while saying that “The crash took place at around 2 pm Tehran local time.”
According to him “rescue teams were dispatched to the area immediately after the incident.”
Fara Sepehr Iranian Company operates in Bojnourd located in the northeastern province. The crashed plane was flying from Kalaleh to Bojnourd when it crashed due to a technical failure near the Robat Gharabil gas pipeline.