Russian Jet Makes Emergency Landing, Skids off Runway

A passenger jet skidded off the runway after making an emergency landing at Moscow airport because of engine failure.

The Dagestan Airlines plane skidded off the snowy runway at Domodedovo Airport, according to The Guardian.

The plane slammed into buildings after skidding off the runway, and it killed two people while injuring 83, according to National Public Radio.

Sergei Izvolsky, a federal aviation agency spokesman, said the cause of the engine failure is unknown, according to NPR.

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