Plane carrying Brazil’s Chapocoense football team crashes :Colombia plane crash 81 people on board

A chartered aircraft with 81 people on board, including a Brazilian football team, has crashed in central Colombia, the country’s civil aviation association says. Rescuers were moving survivors from the crash site, in a mountainous area near the city of Medellin, the aviation body added. The first division Chapocoense football team was among the 72 passengers and nine crew on board the charter aircraft when it crashed about 10:00pm (local time) on its way to Medellin’s international airport. Medellin’s Mayor Federico Gutierrez said it was “a tragedy of huge proportions”.…

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