12-year old injured in PK-8303 crash passes away

Maida – a 12 year-old girl who was injured in Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) PK-8303 crash, succumbed to her injuries on Monday.

As per the details, Maida was a resident of Jam Kunda Goth and worked in a house in Malir’s Model Colony area.  She was present at one of the houses that were severely damaged in the May 22 crash when a PIA Airbus A-320 crashed in the residential neighborhood.

Maida was being treated for her injuries as her body was burned due to the post-crash fire that broke out due to the highly inflammable jet fuel.

With her death, the total number of PK-8303 crash has reached 100, whereas several injured are still under treatment.

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Earlier, the 11-member French team that was investigating the crash, left for France along with plane’s CVR and two Pakistani officials for the collaboration between the two countries to determine the causes behind the crash.