Motorist Captures Awful Russian Plane Crash Beside Highway [Viral Video]

A motorist on Saturday captured video of a plane crash in Moscow that killed five crew members on board.

First posted on December 29 on YouTube, the video now has over 5.1 million views.

The video was first noticed by LJ-Toys followed by other Russian sites before breaking to news outlets like the Daily Mail in the UK and popular site Reddit.

Five people died in the crash of the Red Wings Tu-204 airliner just off a highway near Moscow’s Vnukovo Airport.

The plane was carrying eight people on board, all of them crew members of the airliner, when it crashed, reports say.

As the plane crashed, it broke into pieces and some of which slammed into cars on the highway near where it crashed.

Three survivors of the crash are reportedly in critical condition in different hospitals in Moscow.

Authorities are investigating the cause of the crash.


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