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Colombia: Sixth plane crash survivor arrives at hospital after late discovery02:04

Colombia: Sixth plane crash survivor arrives at hospital after late discovery

Colombia, Le Ceja
November 29, 2016 at 14:00 GMT -00:00 · Published

Journalist (Spanish): "Is the identity of this person known?"

Mauricio Parodi, director of operational procedures at Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport (Spanish): "What we can confirm is that the 6 people rescued are five men and one woman." *JUMP CUT AT SOURCE*

A sixth survivor of the Cero Gordo plane crash arrived at San Juan de Dios La Ceja hospital Tuesday, after being discovered near the wreckage after the aircraft came down nearby late on Monday.

Mauricio Parodi, director of operational procedures at Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport, announced that the latest survivor had been discovered under the plane’s fuselage. He added that so far six people had been successfully rescued. However, another survivor passed away during treatment.

Doctors at San Juan de Dios La Ceja hospital confirmed that two of the survivors have arrived at the hospital for treatment. Rescue teams remain at the scene, searching through the debris as an investigation gets underway.

There were 77 people on board the aircraft when it went down at 20:00 local time (01:00 GMT, Tuesday) in Colombia. The flight's destination, Jose Maria Cordova International Airport near Medellin, stated that the plane, travelling from Santa Cruz, Bolivia, announced that they were experiencing electrical failures while flying over the municipalities of La Ceja and La Union, declaring an emergency to the airport before losing contact.

Some 22 football players from the Brazilian Serie A team were aboard the flight, with a further 22 sports journalists onboard. The team was set to play against Atletico Nacional in the Copa Sudamerica finals in Medellin, Wednesday.

Mauricio Parodi, director of operational procedures at Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport, announced that the latest survivor had been discovered under the plane’s fuselage. He added that so far six people had been successfully rescued. However, another survivor passed away during treatment.

Doctors at San Juan de Dios La Ceja hospital confirmed that two of the survivors have arrived at the hospital for treatment. Rescue teams remain at the scene, searching through the debris as an investigation gets underway.

There were 77 people on board the aircraft when it went down at 20:00 local time (01:00 GMT, Tuesday) in Colombia. The flight's destination, Jose Maria Cordova International Airport near Medellin, stated that the plane, travelling from Santa Cruz, Bolivia, announced that they were experiencing electrical failures while flying over the municipalities of La Ceja and La Union, declaring an emergency to the airport before losing contact.

Some 22 football players from the Brazilian Serie A team were aboard the flight, with a further 22 sports journalists onboard. The team was set to play against Atletico Nacional in the Copa Sudamerica finals in Medellin, Wednesday.

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Journalist (Spanish): "Is the identity of this person known?"

Mauricio Parodi, director of operational procedures at Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport (Spanish): "What we can confirm is that the 6 people rescued are five men and one woman." *JUMP CUT AT SOURCE*

A sixth survivor of the Cero Gordo plane crash arrived at San Juan de Dios La Ceja hospital Tuesday, after being discovered near the wreckage after the aircraft came down nearby late on Monday.

Mauricio Parodi, director of operational procedures at Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport, announced that the latest survivor had been discovered under the plane’s fuselage. He added that so far six people had been successfully rescued. However, another survivor passed away during treatment.

Doctors at San Juan de Dios La Ceja hospital confirmed that two of the survivors have arrived at the hospital for treatment. Rescue teams remain at the scene, searching through the debris as an investigation gets underway.

There were 77 people on board the aircraft when it went down at 20:00 local time (01:00 GMT, Tuesday) in Colombia. The flight's destination, Jose Maria Cordova International Airport near Medellin, stated that the plane, travelling from Santa Cruz, Bolivia, announced that they were experiencing electrical failures while flying over the municipalities of La Ceja and La Union, declaring an emergency to the airport before losing contact.

Some 22 football players from the Brazilian Serie A team were aboard the flight, with a further 22 sports journalists onboard. The team was set to play against Atletico Nacional in the Copa Sudamerica finals in Medellin, Wednesday.

Mauricio Parodi, director of operational procedures at Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport, announced that the latest survivor had been discovered under the plane’s fuselage. He added that so far six people had been successfully rescued. However, another survivor passed away during treatment.

Doctors at San Juan de Dios La Ceja hospital confirmed that two of the survivors have arrived at the hospital for treatment. Rescue teams remain at the scene, searching through the debris as an investigation gets underway.

There were 77 people on board the aircraft when it went down at 20:00 local time (01:00 GMT, Tuesday) in Colombia. The flight's destination, Jose Maria Cordova International Airport near Medellin, stated that the plane, travelling from Santa Cruz, Bolivia, announced that they were experiencing electrical failures while flying over the municipalities of La Ceja and La Union, declaring an emergency to the airport before losing contact.

Some 22 football players from the Brazilian Serie A team were aboard the flight, with a further 22 sports journalists onboard. The team was set to play against Atletico Nacional in the Copa Sudamerica finals in Medellin, Wednesday.

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