BREAKING Medical evacuation plane carrying seven people crashes on Senegal coast

A medical evacuation plane carrying seven people, including a French patient, crashed off the coast of Senegal, aviation sources said on Sunday. 
Contact with the twin-engine aircraft flying from Burkina Faso belonging to the private Senegalair company was lost shortly after 7pm (8pm BST) on Saturday, as it was flying over the Atlantic, 68 miles west of the capital Dakar, Anacim, Senegal’s civil aviation authority said in a statement.