A jetliner crashed Sunday in Russia, where it's believed that all 50 people aboard were killed.
The Associated Press cited Russian news reports that the Boeing 737 crashed as it was landing in the city of Kazan, about 450 miles east of Moscow.
The ITAR-Tass news agency reported that the airliner lost altitude, collapsed on the runway and its fuel tanks exploded.
It's not known why the plane crashed.
The weather at the time of the crash (7:20 p.m. local time) was 37 degrees F, or 2.8 C, with cloudy skies and light rain, AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist Alan Reppert said.
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After a brief cooldown in the eastern U.S. early this week, temperatures will again surge to springtime levels.
California’s stormy winter continued early this week as another potent storm swept through Northern California with heavy rain and gusty winds.
Less than 48 hours after record-challenging warmth, a storm will threaten parts of the Plains and Upper Midwest with blizzard conditions prior to the end of the week.
Blustery showers and strong wind gusts will lead to difficult travel at times this week as Storm Doris passes through.
With bathing suit season on the horizon, many are desperate to lose the excess weight they’ve put on during the dark, dreary days of winter.
Beneficial rain will help ease the brush fire danger across Florida at midweek and bring an end to a prolonged stretch of dry weather.
In line with Punxsutawney Phil’s 2017 prognostication, forecasters are predicting winter weather will linger into spring across much of the United States.
A storm will continue to unleash heavy rain, gusty winds and mountain snow across Northern California into Tuesday.