Plane crashes into bridge, 5 killed
An amphibious plane crashed into a highway bridge on the edge of the Chinese commercial hub in Shanghai yesterday, killing at least five people. The plane, owned by charter airline Joy General Aviation, was taking off on a demonstration flight with 10 people on board, including the crew, when it hit the bridge in Jinshan district. Five were killed, local media said. Photos posted online showed the plane with its nose on the bridge and its tail on the water.