The IAC has set up a Commission to investigate the crash of An-2 near Nizhny Novgorod

The interstate aviation Committee has created a Commission to investigate the crash of An-2 in Nizhny Novgorod region.

"The interstate aviation Committee has formed a Commission to investigate this accident. The Commission began its work", - stated in the message the POPPY.

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.

Volga SU on transport SK of Russia has informed that criminal case about infringement of safety rules of movement and operation of air transport. According to one version, the crashed An-2 could touch the wires.