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Up to 10 dreaded dead after military cargo plane crashes near the Iranian capital Tehran

  • Military cargo plane crashes near the Iranian capital Tehran with 10 people on board
  • The Boeing 707 dropped earlier today near Fath Airport, west of the capital
  • The state television showed images of a plume of smoke rising from the crash site

Zoie O & # 39; brien for Mailonline

A military cargo plane crashed near the Iranian capital Tehran with 10 people on board.

The Boeing 707 descended near Fath Airport, west of the capital, reported the state television, adding that there was no direct information about victims.

"We do not have clear information about the details of the crash," said the head of Iran's emergency department, Pirhossein Kolivand.

A military cargo plane crashed near the Iranian capital Tehran with 10 people on board

A military cargo plane crashed near the Iranian capital Tehran with 10 people on board

The Boeing 707 descended near Fath Airport, west of the capital, reported the state television, adding that there was no direct information about victims

The Boeing 707 descended near Fath Airport, west of the capital, reported the state television, adding that there was no direct information about victims

The Boeing 707 descended near Fath Airport, west of the capital, reported the state television, adding that there was no direct information about victims

Fath Airport is located near Karaj in the central province of Alborz.

The Iranian state television showed images of a plume of smoke that rose from the crash site.

Some reports about Iranian media said that 10 people were on board and that they were killed.

Rescue teams were sent to the area between the airports of Fath and Payam.

& # 39; We do not know yet if it was an Iranian or a foreign cargo plane, & # 39; said a local official.

The Iranian state television showed photos of a plume of smoke rising from the crash site (pictured). Some reports about Iranian media said that 10 people were on board and that they were killed

The Iranian state television showed photos of a plume of smoke rising from the crash site (pictured). Some reports about Iranian media said that 10 people were on board and that they were killed

The Iranian state television showed photos of a plume of smoke rising from the crash site (pictured). Some reports about Iranian media said that 10 people were on board and that they were killed

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