04/20/2021

Bolivian Air Force plane crashed in an urban area of Cochabamba

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A Bolivian Air Force plane crashed this Wednesday into a house in the municipality of Sacaba, Cochabamba, leaving at least one dead and two injured, reports the local press.

The crashed aircraft was a K-8 Jet and according to preliminary information, the victims are the residents of the home. At the moment the causes of the accident are unknown.

After the impact an explosion occurred, setting the house on fire.

The two occupants of the aircraft managed to catapult in time. The Bolivian newspaper El País reports that the pilot has been arrested by the Police.