Nine believed dead in plane crash in NZ's South Island

16:12, September 04, 2010      

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Nine people were reported to have died in a plane crash at Fox Glacier in New Zealand's South Island on Saturday.

Police said they received calls from people at the Cook Flat Road who had seen signs of smoke in the Glacier, at about 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Radio New Zealand reported.

Police said officers are on their way to the scene, from where St John Ambulance paramedics have reported nine people were dead.

Source:Xinhua

(Editor:黄蓓蓓)

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