Family members of the late leader of Al Qaeda, Osama bin Laden have been killed in a private jet crash that happened in England on Friday 31st July, 2015. Saudi Arabia Ambassador to the UK confirmed this yesterday when he tweeted;
The embassy will follow up on the incident and its circumstances with the concerned British authorities and work on speeding up the handover of the bodies of the victims to the kingdom for prayer and burial.
It has been confirmed that the jet, an Embraer Phenom 300 crashed into a parking lot close to the runway of the Blackbushe Airport.
Express reports that the passengers aboard the crashed jet include Osama bin Laden‘s step mother, his half sister and her husband and was flying from Italy.
Recalling the incident, an eye witness, Andrew Thomas told BBC that the plane nose dived into the cars and exploded, burning several cars.
Osama bin Laden had over 50 siblings. His family is one of the wealthiest in Saudi Arabia.