At least 100 killed in plane crash in Cuba

On Friday, an aging airliner crashed shortly after takeoff on a domestic flight in Cuba. Nearly 100 people were killed in the accident. The Mexican ministry confirmed Friday that the crashed plane was 38 years old.

The plane, a Boeing 737-200 leased by state airline Cubana de Aviacion from a small Mexican carrier and operated by a Mexican crew, went down in a field within a couple of miles of Havana’s Jose Martí International Airport.
 
As per reports,only three people survived the crash and they were immediately rushed to the hospital in critical condition.
 
There was no immediate information on the cause of the crash.