Update on Air India Plane Crash: Death Toll at 159; One Survivor "Heard Loud Explosion" - Video 5/22/10
Here is an updated video report on the crash of an Air India Express 737 en route from Dubai to Mangalore, India. Current information puts the death toll at 159, with seven survivors.
The plane overshot the runway, and one survivor said he heard a "loud explosion" just before the plane hit the ground. He also said he saw a "hole on the left side of the plane."
Indian officials are saying that weather had nothing to do with the crash. They also are sayin they believe the cause was "pilot error."
The report shows the first image of a survivor - a child - at around the 6:20 mark of the video.