At least 153 killed when jet crashes in Madrid
Published 08/21/2008, The Jamestown Sun
A jetliner heading to the popular Canary Islands vacation resort crashed during takeoff Wednesday, turning a wooded area off the end of a runway into a hellish scene of charred bodies and smoldering wreckage. Some 153 were believed dead — Spain’s worst air disaster in nearly 25 years.Word count: 826
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