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23 Killed After Taiwan Plane Crashes Into River

Authorities in Taiwan launched operations to try and rescue survivors from a TransAsia passenger plane that had 58 people on board when it crashed shortly after takeoff from an airport in downtown Taipei. At least 23 died in the crash, according to state media. Dramatic video footage captured the plane’s rapid descent and crash landing into the shallow Keelung River. The ATR-72 prop passenger jet crashed Wednesday morning shortly after clipping a bridge and hurtling sideways into a river....

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