2 killed as plane makes emergency landing on Portuguese beach

Updated:1 year, 2 months ago IST

Lisbon (Portugal), Aug 03 (ANI): At least two people were killed after a plane made an emergency landing on a beach near Lisbon. The plane ran over a man and a child at Sao Joao da Caparica beach. Reportedly, the plane hit the man first, then travelled another 50 metres with a broken wing before hitting the child. The cause of the emergency landing is not known yet. Located close to the Portugal capital, Sao Joao de Caparica beach draws huge crowd in August. Some sunbathers said the plane appeared to be gliding, as they heard no engine noise.

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