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Rescue teams find eight dead bodies of plane crash

Yasouj, A member of rescue mountain climbers Ghorbanali Sayyadi said on Tuesday that rescue teams found the dead bodies of eight passengers who lost their lives in a deadly plane crash.

Weather condition is bad and most of the bodies and wreckage of the plane have been buried under heavy snow on the mountain, he said.

An ATR passenger plane belonging to Aseman Airline crashed close to Semirom, south of Isfahan province, on Sunday when it was flying from Tehran to Yasouj.

All 59 passengers and 6 crew members of the plane are feared dead in the incident.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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