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10 Americans among 12 killed in fiery plane crash in Costa Rica

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Photo Courtesy: Costa Rican Public Security Ministry Photo Courtesy: Costa Rican Public Security Ministry

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) - The Costa Rican government says a plane carrying 10 U.S. citizens and two local crewmembers has crashed in a wooded area, killing all aboard.

Authorities say that so far they have only a list of passengers provided by the airline and are awaiting official confirmation of their identities.

Costa Rica's aviation ministry says the cause of Sunday's crash in the country's northwest is under investigation.

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