Five foreign tourists were killed in Honduras last Saturday when the plane they were flying crashed into the ocean, said local authorities.

Private aircraft Piper PA-32-260 was made the flight between the popular with tourists from USA, Canada and Europe the island of Roatan in the Caribbean sea and the port city of Trujillo.

Of the five dead tourists, four Canadians, a citizenship of another not yet established.

The plane crashed into the ocean shortly after the flight from Roatan, on the causes and circumstances of the accident is not reported.