Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) -- An airplane with 153 people on board crashed in a densely populated area of Lagos, Nigeria, on Sunday, a state rescue official said.
The Dana Air flight crashed into a building, said Akande Iyiola, zone coordinator with Nigeria's Emergency Management Agency.
A number of casualties was not immediately known.
The crash triggered three house fires, said Labaran Ahmed, a rescue officer with the agency.
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