The two teenage Chinese girls killed in a South Korean passenger jet crash in San Francisco were best friends and promising students, reports said Monday, citing grief-stricken classmates and teachers.
A photograph of 17-year-old Wang Linjia is placed outside her high school in Jiangshan, eastern China, on July 8, 2013. She was one of two teenage Chinese girls killed in a South Korean passenger jet crash in San Francisco who were best friends and promising students, according to reports.
Wang Linjia and Ye Mengyuan studied together at high school in Jiangshan in the eastern province of Zhejiang, the Beijing Morning Post said, citing Ye's relatives, who speculated they may have sat in the same row on the plane.
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