A plane carrying 81 people, including a top Brazilian football team, has crashed on its approach to the city of Medellin in Colombia, officials say.
Reports say there are six survivors. the plane reported electrical problems.
the chartered aircraft, flying from Bolivia, was carrying members of the Chapecoense football team,
the team was due to play in the final of the Copa Sudamericana, against Medellin team Atletico Nacional.
the first leg of the final of the cup, south America’s second most important club competition, was scheduled for Wednesday, but has now been suspended.Please subscribe to our newsletter