French gendarmes and firefighters work next to the site of a plane crash in Loches, France, on Saturday. Photo: AFP French gendarmes and firefighters work next to the site of a plane crash in Loches, France, on Saturday. Photo: AFP
French gendarmes and firefighters work next to the site of a plane crash in Loches, France, on Saturday. Photo: AFP

Five people killed after tourist plane and microlight aircraft collide in France

  • The microlight had landed on a house’s electrical meter and caught fire, a witness said
  • Around 50 firefighters were called out while 30 police officers set up road detours around the crash sites

Topic |   Aviation
French gendarmes and firefighters work next to the site of a plane crash in Loches, France, on Saturday. Photo: AFP French gendarmes and firefighters work next to the site of a plane crash in Loches, France, on Saturday. Photo: AFP
French gendarmes and firefighters work next to the site of a plane crash in Loches, France, on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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