16 killed in military plane
The BBC says at least 16 people have died after us military plane crashed in the southern state of missi-ssippi.
Reports say the crash happened in Leflore county, about 160 kilometers north of Jackson, the state capital.
Leflore County emergency management director Fred Randle said all 16 victims were on the marine core aircraft, and there were no survivors.
No official details were immediately available on the circumstances of the crash.