Turkish plane crashes in Iran

The country's Civil Aviation Organization spokesman Reza Jafarizadeh said the private jet crashed near Shahr-e Kord city some 230 miles south of the capital Tehran

It wasn't clear who was on the plane at the time of the crash, though Iranian emergency management officials described all the passengers as being young women, according to IRNA.

A wealthy Turkish socialite and her friends are among the 11 people who died when a private plane bringing them home from a Dubai bachelorette party crashed into an Iranian mountainside.

A website associated with Iranian state television is quoting an emergency official as saying that all 11 people on board a Turkish private jet that crashed in the mountains have been killed.

"A plane belonging to Turkey has crashed near Iran's western city of Shahre Kord".

Just yesterday, before the incident occurred, Miss Basaran posted a photo of herself and seven smiling bachelorettes on her hens trip at a Dubai resort.

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The plane was also carrying three crew, an official for Turkey's transport ministry said.

Basaran Investment Holding is active in the food, finance, energy, construction, tourism and travel industries, according to the company's website.

The last videos posted to her account showed her enjoying a concert by the British pop star Rita Ora at a popular Dubai nightclub.

"We can confirm that a Turkish private jet. while passing through our airspace disappeared from the radar and crashed near Shahr-e Kord", Civil Aviation Organization spokesman, Reza Jafarizadeh told state television. He said DNA tests would be needed to identify the dead.

Her public Instagram page showed her standing next to an aircraft with the unique tail code TC-TRB - the same as the plane that went down and images from inside the aircraft.

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