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Breaking News: TransAsia Crash Leaves 12 Dead


As of early Wednesday morning local time, 12 people have lost their lives in a TransAsia Airways airplane crash.

This plane crash occurred when the plane was descending to land, when it clipped a bridge and crashed near the Taiwanese capital of Taipei.

At this time, it is uncertain if weather played a role in this plane. However, between 10am and Noon local time it was cloudy, but earlier in the day rain had tapered off to drizzle.