BREAKING: Manta Air seaplane has crashed near Hulhulé

Hulhulé, Maldives – A Manta Air seaplane carrying tourists has crashed into the sea while attempting to land at Velana International Airport.

There were 6 passengers and 3 crew members on board the plane at the crime of the crash.

2 were injured, gained injuries to the shoulder, and are now being treated at the Hulhumalé Hospital. No fatalities were reported.

Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) reports that the Malé coast guard and divers are active on the scene.

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