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RUSSIA-PLANE-CRASH - Russian military cargo plane crashes, killing 4

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Moscow, Jun 24 (AP) A Russian military cargo plane crashed Friday, killing at least four crewmembers and leaving several others injured, officials said.
The heavylift Il-76 cargo plane went down in the southwestern Ryazan region. The Russian Defense Ministry said that the plane suffered an engine problem that forced the crew to crash-land it on the ground.
The regional administration said that four of its crew were killed and a further five were injured when the plane slammed into a field just o ...