A child miraculously survived a airplane crash after being held within the arms of his tragic mom who perished on board.
The crash killed each the kid’s dad and mom however the heroic mum saved the lifetime of the toddler because the airplane plunged from the sky.
Mayerly Diaz Rojas and husband Fabio Grandas died on the HK 2335-G airplane hours after it left Santa Marta heading for Guaymaral.
However their child son Martin miraculously survived and was discovered by rescuers.
The toddler is alleged to be in a steady situation and, in response to native media stories, is being handled on the Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota College Hospital.
The airplane got here down in Ubate, Colombia on Tuesday afternoon.
Martin’s nanny, Nuris Maza, additionally died – with the reason for the horror crash not but recognized.
The aviation authority say they’re investigating what went flawed on board.
Within the assertion, they stated: “In line with preliminary info, the aeroplane had all of its technical documentation updated.”
Mr Grandas was piloting the sunshine plane, it’s reported.
The Colombian Civil Aviation Authority expressed their “solidarity with the households of the victims” in an announcement.
They added: “A child, who was additionally travelling within the aeroplane, is being attended right now in an help centre”.
Rescuers discovered the mom nonetheless cradling the infant after utilizing her physique to guard it throughout the crash, native media confirmed.