At the crash site of the An-26 aircraft of the Ukrainian Air Force in the Kharkiv region. on Saturday morning, the body of another victim was found, the search for two more people continues, as the State Emergencies Committee reports.
"At the site of the plane crash on September 26 at 09:00, the body of the deceased was found under the fuselage, the search for two more people continues," the message says.
On September 25, when approaching at about 20:50 on the Kiev-Kharkov-Dovzhansky highway, near the military airport of Chuguev, Kharkov region, an AN-26 military aircraft of one of the military units fell and caught fire.
There were 27 people on board: 20 cadets and 7 officers of the Kharkiv University of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Two injured were hospitalized in medical facilities (one in serious condition).
According to preliminary information from the Office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine, 25 people died as a result of the plane crash.