Breaking Video: Plane Crash; Airport Closed

( – BREAKING NEWS NOW: There has been a plane crash that has sent several people to the hospital and closed the airport.

You can watch several videos of the crash scene just a bit further down this post.

According to the Hindustan Times:

“An aircraft carrying eight passengers skidded off Mumbai airport runway due to rain on Thursday. Three people have been injured and have been hospitalised, the Mumbai disaster authority said.

“The three passengers are admitted to the Criticare Asia Hospital in Mumbai’s Andheri East. The doctors attending to them said the trio suffered superficial injuries but all are shocked.

“‘VSR Ventures Learjet 45 aircraft VT-DBL operating flight from Vizag to Mumbai was involved in runway excursion (veer off) while landing on runway 27 at Mumbai airport. There were 06 passengers and 02 crew member on board. Visibility was 700 metres with heavy rain,’ the Directorate General of Civil Aviation said in a statement.”

The airport is currently closed.

Here are several videos of what is happening: