A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft crashed in residential area Model Colony near Jinnah international airport Karachi, today.
As per reports from Dawn, flight 8303 was carrying 90 passengers and staff comprising of 8 people . It was going from Lahore to Karachi.
The horrific videos of the crash being shared on social media, show fumes rising from the houses that were burned in the accident.
Breaking News: A passenger plane of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) crashes near Karachi airport. The flight, A-320, was carrying 90 passengers and was flying from Lahore to Karachi.#planecrash pic.twitter.com/biq7D23c9p— Anas Ismail (@m_anas_ismail18) May 22, 2020
The Scenes coming from site is Horrible— Syeda Trimzi (@TrimiziiiSyeda) May 22, 2020
And the Fact these people might coming from Lahore to Karachi to Spend Eid with their Loved ones,
I just can't Explain my pain in Words 😭💔#planecrash pic.twitter.com/QoUby53sON
The crash comes in the wake of Pakistan allowing commercial flights to resume.