March 11, 2018 / 3:47 PM / 5 months ago

Private Turkish plane travelling from UAE to Istanbul crashes in Iran - state TV

DUBAI, March 11 (Reuters) - A private Turkish plane travelling from Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul has crashed in south-western Iran, Iranian state television and the Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday, citing aviation officials.

An emergency services spokesman was quoted by state TV as saying the plane crashed in a mountainous area and caught fire. (Writing by Sami Aboudi Editing by Mark Potter)

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