Iran plane crash: Turkish private jet 'catches fire'
A Turkish plane with at least 11 people on board has crashed in western Iran, Iranian media report.
The private jet crashed near the city of Shahr-e Kord in in the western province of Chahrmahal-Bakhtiyari, according to state broadcaster IRINN.
An emergency services spokesman told the channel that the plane came down in a mountainous area and caught fire.
It was reportedly travelling from the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul. Details of casualties remain unknown.
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