August 24, 2008 / 5:26 PM / 10 years ago

Only 25 survive air Kyrgyz crash: RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Only 25 people survived when a passenger jet carrying more than 120 people crashed outside Kyrgyzstan’s capital Bishkek on Sunday, the RIA news agency quoted the head of national civil aviation authority as saying.

A Health Ministry spokeswoman told Reuters nine injured passengers had been rushed to hospitals.

Writing by Oleg Shchedrov; editing by Jon Boyle

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