Military plane crashes in city

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Published: Tuesday 30th June 2015 by The News Editor

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An Indonesian air force Hercules C-130 plane crashed today into a residential neighborhood of Medan city in Sumatra.

There was no immediate word of casualties but a local radio station, El Shinta, reported that the plane hit houses.

Indonesian television broadcast images from the city of a downed aircraft in flames.

Air force spokesman Dwi Badarmanto said the crash occurred a few minutes before midday after the plane took off from a Medan airport.

He said a rescue effort was under way.

Published: Tuesday 30th June 2015 by The News Editor

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