"Today at 09:00 Kyiv time near Mykhailivka in Zaporizhzhia district, an AN-26 plane crashed. The airplane was performing a technical flight," the Zaporizhzhia Region Military Administration said Friday on its official Telegram channel.
It is currently known that one person was killed and two were injured. The number of crew and the reasons for the fall are being clarified. According to preliminary information, the plane hit an electric pole, as a result of which the engine caught fire, according Channel 24.
Member of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on National Security, Defense and Intelligence Fedor Venislavsky said that the crashed plane did not belong to the Armed Forces.