While landing in Moscow on Saturday, an airplane broke into pieces and caught fire killing at least four people in the crash. The plane, which belonged to Russian Airlines, and had eight people on board since it was only traveling with crew members and no passengers. Officials reported that four people were killed and the other four were badly injured after the plane rolled onto a snowy highway. Read more below.
The plane’s cockpit area sheared off from the fuselage and smacked into the plane by the tail causing the plane to skid off the landing strip and onto a highway before the plane disintegrated. There were no reported collisions on the highway.