UPS cargo plane crashes in Birmingham, Alabama -NBC

Wed Aug 14, 2013 7:23am EDT

Aug 14 (Reuters) - A large cargo plane crashed early Wednesday morning near the airport in Birmingham, Alabama, NBC News reported.

The Federal Aviation Administration said the aircraft was an A330 UPS cargo plane that crashed at 6 a.m. at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport, NBC News said.

The crash caused at least two explosions, according to NBC News affiliate WVTM. There was no immediate information on whether any people were injured or killed.

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Comments (7)
royphil345 wrote:
The packages weren’t damaged any worse than usual.

Aug 14, 2013 8:31am EDT  --  Report as abuse
Cahal_the_Mad wrote:
I’d be pissed, if I had bought something off of eBay that was rare and expensive and was being shipped on that flight.

Aug 14, 2013 8:32am EDT  --  Report as abuse
1debbie1 wrote:
Hope that was not the plane my mail order bride was on..

Aug 14, 2013 8:47am EDT  --  Report as abuse
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