Mexico's number 2 man has been killed in a plane crash. News here is full of speculation that the plane was intentionally brought down. This is a BFD! http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7709877.stm Mexican Interior Minister Juan Camilo Mourino has been killed along with two others in a plane crash in central Mexico City, reports say. The plane, carrying nine people, burst into flames as it came down during rush-hour in the Mexican capital around 1900 (0000 GMT), reports said. Mexico City Mayor Marcelo Ebrard said five people were seriously injured in the crash. Correspondents describe Mr Mourino, 36, as a rising political star in Mexico. "The explosion was enormous," an eye-witness told AFP. "The flames reached higher than the buildings on La Reforma", the witness added, referring to the main street in the city's financial district. Police, fire and ambulances attended the crash scene, and the fire has since been brought under control.