Colombia: Small plane skids off runway
Jul 18,2007 00:00 by UPI
BOGOTA -- A commercial passenger plane skidded off a runway in northern Colombia Tuesday and fell into the Caribbean, injuring seven people.

The plane was carrying a total of 59 people when it slid off the runway upon landing, El Tiempo newspaper reported online.

The accident in Colombia came on the same day a Brazilian commercial airliner crashed in Sao Paulo, Brazil, killing at least 200 people.

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