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TransAsia plane crashes into river in Taiwan

Updated 1:44 PM ET, Fri February 6, 2015
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TransAsia Airways Flight GE235 clips a bridge in Taipei, Taiwan, shortly after takeoff Wednesday, February 4, in this still image taken from video. The ATR 72 twin-engine turboprop airplane then plunged into the Keelung River. More than 30 of the 58 passengers on board have been confirmed dead. TVBS Taiwan/AFP/Getty Images
Divers continue search operations at the crash site in Taipei on Friday, February 6. Wally Santana/AP
Relatives watch divers recover bodies from the crash site on February 6. Wally Santana/AP
Emergency personnel carry a body recovered from the water on February 6. Wally Santana/AP
A crane lifts part of the wreckage at the crash site in Taipei on Thursday, February 5. Wally Santana/AP
Wreckage sits on the bank of the Keelung River on February 5. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
The tail of Flight GE235 is hoisted out of the water February 5. Wally Santana/AP
Rescuers lift the plane's wreckage from the Keelung River on February 4. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
Rescuers search for debris on February 4. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
The plane's mangled fuselage gets pulled to the riverbank February 4. stringer/ap
Rescue operations are underway around the wreckage of the plane on February 4. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
Emergency personnel help an injured passenger onto land on February 4. sam yeh/afp/getty
Rescue personnel search for passengers from the wreckage in the Keelung River in Taipei on February 4. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
Rescuers carry an injured passenger on a stretcher up the riverbank on February 4. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
Police investigate the bridge that the plane hit on February 4. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
Debris from the plane sits on the bridge in Taipei on February 4. DAVID CHANG/EPA/LANDOV
Rescue personnel assist passengers as they wait to be transported to land on February 4. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
Debris from the plane crash is lined up along the riverbank on February 4. Ashley Pon/Getty Images
Rescuers work to free people from the wreckage in the Keelung River on February 4. Ashley Pon/Getty images
Rescue personnel search for passengers in the Keelung River on February 4. SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
Rescue personnel put an injured passenger into an ambulance on February 4. sam yeh/afp/getty images