FOUR Spaniards have died in a plane crash while being repatriated from Bolivia amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Two soldiers were also killed when the flight crashed near Trinidad (Bolivia) yesterday.

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TRAGIC: Repatriation flight crashes in Bolivia, killing all onboard (CREDIT: Twitter)

According to the Bolivian Air Force, the small plane was travelling to the city of Santa Cruz.

“The aircraft crashed while transporting Spanish citizens for repatriation and samples of COVID-19 on the Trinidad-Santa Cruz route,” it said in a statement.

“Unfortunately, all the crew on board lost their lives.”

Five of the passengers were killed upon impact while another died en route to hospital, reported the Bolivian News Agency.

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