Two die in Australia Day plane crash on Perth river

Australia day celebrations were cancelled in the city of Perth yesterday following a plane crash.

Two people died when the Grumman G-73 “Mallard” flying boat nosedived into Swan River in Western Australia’s capital.

It is understood the deceased were husband and wife.

The annual fireworks celebration, expected to draw 300,000 people to the river, was immediately cancelled.

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