A light-engine plane made a hard landing in Tatarstan, leaving two people dead, the Russian Ministry of Emergency said in a statement, Report informs, citing TASS.

According to the press service of the Privolzhsky Investigative Department for Transport of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, the accident occurred at 12:30 local time. There were two people on board.

There is no destruction on the ground and no fire. Eighteen people and six pieces of equipment were involved in eliminating the consequences of the accident.