Plane overshoots runway and ends up in lake - forcing French airport to close 'indefinitely'

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A cargo plane overshot its runway on landing and finished nose-down in the water of an adjacent lake. The three people aboard were rescued unharmed from the Boeing 737. The airport is closed to passenger and cargo flights until the plane has been moved. An accident investigation in underway.
Published 2 months ago · Montpellier, France

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