On July 31, 2018, Aeromexico Connect Flight 2431 crashed after an attempted take-off from Durango International Airport in Mexico. Video from one of the 103 persons on board shows the Embraer aircraft taking off in harsh weather. Shortly after take-off, the aircraft crashed into the ground, veered off the runway, and caught fire. Fortunately, all persons on board evacuated the aircraft. Of the persons on board, 85 were taken to the hospital for immediate treatment of injuries. Most of the passengers were American citizens traveling back to the U.S.

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