Russia hunts for body fragments, clues after fatal plane crash

13 February 2018

Emergency workers in Russia on Monday searched for body fragments and clues after a fatal plane crash. The tragedy killed all 71 people on board outside Moscow. President Vladimir Putin has ordered a special commission to investigate the crash.

Among the possible causes investigators are looking into are weather conditions, human error and the plane's technical condition. The plane's crew did not send any distress signals.