The Lights switched off on Old Bridge in Mostar

mostar day of mourningYesterday night, the lights on Mostar Bridge were switched off and the bridge was decorated with five stars in honor of the tragic death of five persons that died in a small plane crash that happened on Saturday in Mostar.

In this way, the Mostar have sent messages of solidarity to the families of the deceased ones.

The City of Mostar proclaimed May 16, the Day of Mourning. On this day at 12:30 o’clock in the Croatian House of Duke of Stjepana Kosaca, the commemoration for the victims of plane crash was held.

The day of mourning will be marked by lowering the flag on a half-mast on the Governments’ buildings, buildings of local self-government units and institutions founded by the Government or local self-government units as well as on the premises of local communities and other institutions in the Herzegovina-Neretva Canton.

To recall, five people were killed in an airplane accident which happened on Saturday in place Jasenice near city of Mostar, some 100 kilometers from Bosnia and Herzegovina’s (BiH) capital Sarajevo. The plane crashed at 15:50 and 5 people were killed, out of which three children, one younger male and a flight instructor.

(Source: Fena)

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