One Ukrainian citizen injured in an air accident in Sheremetyevo International Airport, according to the preliminary data by Vasyl Kyrylych, the representative of the Consul Service Department of Ukraine’s Foreign Ministry, Interfax-Ukraine reported.
“According to the preliminary data, a woman with Ukrainian citizenship is injured. She is hospitalized at the moment, all the necessary medical assistance is provided,” Kyrylych noted.
As it was reported earlier, a burning plane conducted an emergency landing at Sheremetyevo airport, Russia. Currently 41 passengers are reported dead, 18 injured, 37 alive evacuated.
At the time of landing the plane was completely engulfed in flames. The doctors and rescuers are working at the scene. All flights were suspended at the airport for some time, people were not allowed out of other planes.
The emergency services suspect that the plane could catch fire as a result of lightning striking it.