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Cargo plane crash in Kyrgyzstan village

Published 8:05 AM ET, Mon January 16, 2017
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Emergency responders work amid the debris of a Turkish Boeing 747 cargo plane that crashed into a village outside Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on Monday, January 16. Dozens were killed in the crash, including people on the plane and residents of the area adjacent to Manas airport where the plane crashed. Vladimir Voronin/AP
Rescuers carry the body of a victim at the crash site on January 16. At least 37 people were killed, and the death toll is likely to rise, according to a statement from Kyrgyzstan's Ministry of Emergency Situations. VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO/AFP/Getty Images
Relatives of victims react as Kyrgyz emergency officials search through the debris of the crash. At least eight people were hospitalized, Kyrgyzstan's state-run Kabar Agency reported. Vladimir Voronin/AP
An official stands by the wreckage of the cargo plane, which crashed at 7:18 a.m. local time about 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) away from Manas airport, according to Kabar. VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO/AFP/Getty Images
Rescue workers comb through debris at the site of the crash. The Boeing 747 was traveling from Hong Kong to Kyrgyzstan's capital, Bishkek, according to data from the tracking website FlightRadar24. VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO/AFP/Getty Images
Emergency personnel recover the body of a crash victim. VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO/AFP/Getty Images
Residents comfort one another at the crash site. Tabyldy Kadyrbekov/Sputnik/AP
Kyrgyz firefighters work in the wreckage of the plane. Vladimir Voronin/AP