The plane plummeted into the mountain range before bursting into flames at about 10.30 this morning. Three people are believed to have died in the crash.

A firefighter from CODIS (an operational fire and rescue centre) in Isère said: “A plane crashed at Pas de la Coche around 10:28 am.”

Officials have not yet confirmed the number of victims, but locals report three people died in the incident.

Local newspaper ‘Le Dauphiné Libéré’ said: “Shepherds and hikers would have seen a small tourist plane crash into the mountain before catching fire.”

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