Prime Minister Alexey Goncharuk condolences to the family and friends of the victims in the result of emergency landing of plane An-12 near Lviv on Friday morning.

“A terrible tragedy near Lviv. Five dead! Three in a serious condition in the hospital… My condolences to the family,” wrote Goncharuk on his page in social network Facebook.

As reported in the result of emergency landing of plane An-12 on the ground near airport “Lviv” five people died, three were injured. Victims with injuries of different severity were hospitalized in medical institutions of Lviv, among them – the pilots of the aircraft.

In connection with the incident, the runway of airport “Lviv” was closed Friday morning on takeoff/landing. The reopening of the airport was announced at 10:00.

Transport An-12 of airline “Ukraine Agroalians” made an emergency landing on the ground at a distance of 1.5 km from the runway of airport “Lviv” on Friday morning before disappearing from radar. On Board were eight people, including seven crew members and one person accompanying the cargo. The plane carried a cargo Charter flight UKL4050 on the route Vigo (Spain) – Istanbul (Turkey) and should be landing at the airport “Lviv” for refueling. The media reported that the operation life of the aircraft 51.