Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Asiana crash toll reaches three

The death toll in the Asiana plane crash in San Francisco has risen to three. San Francisco hospital officials on Friday confirmed the death of a Chinese girl in intensive care. (SOUNDBITE)(English) DR MARGARET KNUDSON, CHIEF OF SURGERY AT SAN FRANCISCO GENERAL HOSPITAL, SAYING: "She died of her injuries. It is a paediatric patient who has been in our intensive care unit since the time of her crash. Her family has asked that we don't release any details about her, her identity, the nature of her injuries or the treatment that she received." Two other Chinese girls, both teenagers, were killed when the Boeing 777 crash landed at San Francisco airport a week ago. More than 180 other people were injured. The aircraft was carrying a total of 307 passengers and crew. U.S. investigators say the plane was approaching too slowly when it hit a sea wall before coming to rest in flames on the runway.

© DailyMotion -

Comment on this article!
To post a comment, we encourage you to become a member of® or log in if you are already a member. You can still post your commentwithout registering, but you will need to fill your personal information each time.

Become a member (free)   |   Log in

Postings are subject to the terms and conditions of®. Before submitting your message , you must read the Terms and conditions of® and agree to them by checking the box below.
Your name:
  I have read and agree to the Terms and conditions of®.
Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter