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False bomb alarm on Lion Air plane before take-off

At least 10 injured passengers-VIDEO

Panic aboard a Lion Air B-737 aircraft. The plane, departing from Pontianak and going to Jakarta, Indonesia, was about to take off in the night when a passenger, later identified as 26 year-old Frantinus Nirigi, launched a false bomb warning informing a flight attendant of the presence of a bomb in the aircraft. Then the occupants began to flee disorderly even through the emergency exits, getting on the wing of the plane, jumping and running on the track. At least ten passengers were injured: eight of them were hospitalized with fractures and head injuries and two travellers reported minor trauma. Nirigi was arrested by local authorities.

Below, the images of the passengers' escape from the aircraft commented and shared by the Indonesian "Berita Satu Tv":

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