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Last Updated: Wednesday, 24 August 2005, 08:32 GMT 09:32 UK
In pictures: Peru plane crash
Wreckage of plane
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A passenger plane crashed in Peru's Amazon jungle with 100 people on board.
Rescuers approach burning wreckage
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Some survivors described how they escaped the plane's burning wreckage.
Injured person carried on stretcher
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Many of the injured suffered severe burns and broken limbs.
Relatives waiting for news
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Meanwhile in Lima, relatives waited anxiously for news.
Emotional relatives
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For some, the strain of the wait was too much.
People look at the plane's passenger list
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At least 40 of those on board are known to have died.



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