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A plane crashed in Vilnius District on Saturday afternoon, killing two people.
Plane crash in Vilnius District kills two people
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The Emergency Response Center received a call on the crash of a AN-2 plane in the village of Pakene at 2.27 p.m.

Two people were killed during he accident, the Fire and Rescue Department told BNS.

The plane is reported to have belonged to the Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas Aviation Club.

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