The plane caught fire and the pilot fled the scene of an emergency.
Yesterday, July 5, in Mexico there was another emergency. Here in the state of Quintana Roo in the East jet Hawker XB-RCM collapsed right on the highway, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
The crash happened about 07:50 (15:50 Kyiv time — Ed.) on the 61st kilometer of Chunhuhub — Jose Maria Morelos. After the fall of the plane caught fire and the pilot fled the scene of an emergency.
The Minister of public security of Mexico Alberto Capella urged citizens to avoid the area of the disaster. And in the social network there were shots of the burning plane.
Alberto Capella said that the plane is associated with criminal activity. It is found out by its registration number. The incident will be investigated by the Federal government.
Section of the road was blocked by the military and police. About the victims is not known. Presumably, the plane was flying from South America and carried about a ton of cocaine.
🇲🇽#MÉXICO | Más imágenes del avión que se incendió al aterrizar en la carretera Chunhunhub – José María Morelos en Quintana Roo. Presuntamente transportaba droga y habría sido detectada por las Fuerzas Armadas en pleno vuelo y los tripulantes habrían aterrizado para escapar. pic.twitter.com/sk3q4BHxN0
— Rochex R. Robinson Bonilla (@RochexRB27) July 5, 2020