According to reports, a charter aircraft with more than 80 people on board has crashed in Colombia.
The Guardian reports that the aircraft was carrying a Brazilian football team, which was due to play Copa Sudamerica finals against Atletico Nacional on Wednesday in Medellin.
The incident was confirmed by the Jose Maria Cordova de Rionegro airport, which serves Medellin, on Twitter, posting: “Confirmed, the aircraft license number CP2933 was carrying the team @ChapecoenseReal. Apparently there are survivors.”
At this stage it is unclear how many people have survived, however rescuers were reportedly at the scene moving out survivors.