August 29, 2014
A romantic wedding in the Tuscan countryside ended
with injuries after an attempt to launch the bride's bouquet from a
plane brought down the tiny aircraft.
Italian police say two people were hurt in the crash of the
ultralight plane after the bridal bouquet they launched got caught
in the aircraft's rear rotor.
The flowers blocked the engine, bringing the plane down by a
Police in the nearby town of Piombino said Tuesday the pilot was
lightly injured in Saturday's crash, while the passenger who threw
the bouquet had several broken bones.
The bride and groom were not aboard the plane.
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