WATCH: Plane crashes at Russian air show

 

A biplane flying in an airshow near Moscow crashed in front of spectators Saturday, killing both people aboard.

Video on Russian television showed the plane coming in near the spectators viewing area, its wings tilted sharply to the ground. The left wing touched the ground, causing the plane to crash and catch fire.

A spokeswoman for the regional Investigative Committee, Elena Markovskaya confirmed both people aboard the plane died.

There were no reports of injuries on the ground, and the cause of the crash wasn't immediately determined.


with files from Associated Press