Eight soldiers were killed in a plane crash in Colombia, reports El Tiempo.
As the portal notes, military aircraft Cessna crashed near the town of Facatativa, Department of Cundinamarca, North-West of bogotá.
According to preliminary data, he stumbled over a telecommunication antenna.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos expressed his condolences in connection with the incident.
“Our solidarity with the relatives of those killed in the plane crash in Cundinamarca. Eight people were killed,” wrote Santos on Twitter.
Earlier it was reported that three people were killed in the crash of a small plane in Spain.