Scene of plane crash in northeast Burma

Two people were killed and at least ten injured in a plane crash in Burma today, state television reported.

These pictures were taken at the scene.

Smoke from the plane is seen in the distance
Smoke from the Air Bagan plane is seen in the distance Credit: Reuters
Burma plane crash scene
State television said the passenger plane missed an airport runway in heavy fog Credit: Reuters
The wreckage of the plane in a rice paddy
The wreckage of the plane in a rice paddy Credit: Reuters

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Three killed in Burma plane crash

Three people were killed and at least 11 were injured when a plane packed with Christmas tourists missed an airport runway and landed in a rice paddy field in Burma, state television reported.