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Pakistan International Airlines flight crashes in Karachi

Video Credit: ANI - Duration: 01:25s - Published
Pakistan International Airlines flight crashes in Karachi

Pakistan International Airlines flight crashes in Karachi

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight from Lahore crashed near Karachi airport on May 22.

99 passengers and eight crew members were on board.

Army Quick Reaction Force and Pakistan Rangers Sindh troops have reached crash site for relief and rescue efforts.


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