Pakistan plane crash: Jet ‘carrying 99 passengers’ crashes into houses near airport

A plane has crashed into houses near an airport in Karachi, Pakistan, it is reported. The Pakistan International Airlines jet was reportedly carrying about 100 passengers.

The Airbus A320 was on its final approach to Karachi Airport when it went down in a residential area in Model Colony, according to reports. Footage shows a huge cloud of black smoke billowing into the air.

The plane was on a domestic flight from Lahore, it was reported. We’ll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.

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