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UK team to probe plane crash

Air accident investigators from the UK will today begin a probe to learn the cause of a plane crash in Nepal which cost the lives of 19 passengers, including seven Britons.

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Lawyer killed in Nepal was on cusp of 'incredibly promising career'

The law firm that employed Ben Ogden, one of the British tourists killed in a plane crash in Nepal, has paid tribute to the 27-year-old in a statement:

"Everyone at Allen & Overy is deeply shocked and saddened by the news that Ben Ogden was one of 19 people who were tragically killed in a plane crash in Nepal this morning. Our thoughts and deepest sympathies go out to his family and friends.

"As well as being an excellent lawyer, Ben was a very popular member of the firm. Ben had recently qualified and it was clear to everyone that he had an incredibly promising career ahead of him. Ben will be deeply missed by all who knew him."

– ALLEN & OVERY STATEMENT

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