PIA plane crashes into a residential area in the Karachi city of Pakistan

There are fears of mass casualties after a passenger aircraft carrying 107 people crashed into a residential area in the Pakistani city of Karachi

Karachi (Pakistan) – Pakistan Internaional Airlines jet A-320, which was going from Lahore to Karachi crashed into the residential area near Karachi airport. The jet was carrying 99 passengers along with 8 crew members was on its final approach to Karachi airport when it went down in a residential area. There are fears of mass casualties. The reason behind this accident is not clear but the local media has reported that the accident occurred due to non-operational landing gear of the aircraft.