Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 10:15 AM ET

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 10:15 AM ET

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National Audio 10:15 AM ET

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NAT079 - (Sask-Plane-Crash) SASKATOON. x-12s. Investigators will begin combing through the wreckage of a passenger plane to find out why it crashed soon after taking off in northern Saskatchewan. Officials with the Transportation Safety Board are due to arrive in Fond du Lac today to begin their probe of the West Wind Aviation aircraft that went down early last evening. The plane was carrying 22 passengers and a crew of three. Airline spokesman Rick Philipenko says there were no fatalities. ("..non-life-threatening injuries.") (SOURCE:CKRM)

TAG: Police and first responders quickly worked to get everyone out of the aircraft. Local residents helped the passengers keep warm with blankets and brought food to a community centre near the health clinic. …

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