Plane crashed after sending an emergency call in northern Ontario

The Bearskin Airlines twin engine turboprop was travelling from Sioux Lookout to the Red Lake Ontario. Five People died in the crash – two survived.

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The pilots of a plane that crashed near a small northern Ontario community made an emergency call 10 minutes before their plane went down.

The Bearskin Airlines twin engine turboprop was travelling from Sioux Lookout to the Red Lake Ontario.

Five People died in the crash – two survived.

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