18 bodies recovered from crashed plane in Philippines. At least 16 people have been killed in a military plane crash in the Philippines. The rescue operation is still going on in this incident. The plane had a total of 92 people, including three pilots and five crew members.
The plane crashed at 11:30 pm local time on Sunday (July 4) on its way from Cagayan de Oro in Mindanao, Philippines to Sulu Province. News CNN.
The C-130 model plane crashed in a village in the Zolo area. Burning debris and smoke were seen flying from the plane at the time.
The bodies of 17 people have been found so far in the rescue operation. The victims were taken to Zolo Military Hospital.
According to NDTV, all the riders have completed military training. They were deployed on an island as part of a joint task force to fight militants in Muslim-majority countries.
The Southern Philippines has a large military presence. There were kidnappings, ransoms demanded after the abductions from the militant groups.
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