Intense Storm Hit Durango Before Aeromexico Crash

Storyful Published July 31, 2018 0 Plays

Rumble / Strange Weather - Mexican authorities blamed weather conditions for the crash Aeromexico Flight 2431 in a field just outside Guadalupe Victoria Airport (Durango International) in Durango, Mexico, on July 31, with 97 passengers and four crew aboard. AP reported that Durango State Governor Jose Aispuro speaking at a press conference said a gust of wind had hit the Embraer 190 shortly after take-off causing the crash. The 103 passengers and crew had been evacuated safely from the aircraft with 49 taken to hospital for treatment. The scheduled departure time of Flight 2431 was 3:09 pm local time, according to flight tracking website FlightRadar24. Webcams de Mexico said this video sequence shows the impact of the storm over Durango from 15:10 to 15:53 pm. Credit: webcamsdemexico via Storyful