Five people were killed Sunday when a small plane used to train skydivers crashed near the northern Bosnian town of Banja Luka, FENA news agency reported, quoting police.
The plane, that was used by a Banja Luka parachutist club, crashed and caught fire, a police spokeswoman said.
The pilot, an instructor and three young men who were due to make their first parachute jumps were killed. According to witnesses, the plane crashed immediately after take-off.
by Jo Biddle Â© 2012 AFP
Date: May 20, 2012