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Injured in the crash of An-2 in Nizhny Novgorod region suffered burns

The victim in the crash of An-2 plane in the Nizhny Novgorod region will be the helicopter arrived at the burn center of Nizhny Novgorod research Institute of traumatology and orthopedics, he has burns over 60% of the body surface, the press-service of the Governor and the regional government.

According to the MOE, at 4.10 GMT on Monday, it was reported the plane crash of An-2 with subsequent burning in the village of Bol Kistenevo district of Nizhny Novgorod region. One person was killed, another was injured, with burns, he was taken to the Central regional hospital.

"The victim in the plane crash of An-2 on 13 July will be hospitalized in the burn center of Nizhny Novgorod research Institute of traumatology and orthopedics. In the morning from the regional center in bol'shoye Boldino went helicopter emergency medical Center to transport a patient", - stated in the message.

According to the regional Ministry of health, the victim 60% body burns.

The specialists of the Privolzhsky investigatory management on transport SK the Russian Federation and Privolzhskiy transport Prosecutor's office began investigation in connection with the crash. According to preliminary data of the Prosecutor's office, the plane belongs to "Zeus-Avia" was used for the treatment of farmland. According to the information of the Volga investigation Department, An-2 could touch the wires of a transmission line, then fell and caught fire. However the consequence considers all versions happened, including the technical condition of the aircraft and the pilot's actions.