US transport #C-130 plane crashes in #Afghanistan

55fafa6bc361882e468b4604An American C-130 transport plane has crashed Afghanistan, according to a US defense official.

The status of passenger members and the crew of the plane is unknown, Reuters reports.

A coalition spokesperson US Army Col. Brian Tribus has said the plane crashed shortly after midnight local time (3:30 p.m. ET) at Jalalabad Airport.

Source: US transport plane crashes in Afghanistan; fate of crew, passengers unknown — RT USA