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Jenni Rivera

Dies in

Plane Crash

12/9/2012 6:38 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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1209-jenni-rivera-gettyJenni Rivera died early this morning in Mexico after the plane she was flying on crashed shortly after takeoff, leaving no survivors. She was 43.

Rivera's father and brother confirmed her death on Telemundo.

Four other passengers and two pilots were also aboard the plane. It was headed from Monterrey to Toluca, after Rivera performed in Monterrey on Saturday night.

Mexico's transportation ministry says the plane lost contact with radar at 3:15 AM, approximately 61 miles from Monterrey.

Rivera was named one of the 25 most powerful women by People en Español and reportedly signed on recently to do a comedy pilot for ABC. She has sold over 20 million albums worldwide.

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MADE MAN    

Sad

622 days ago
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Erica24    

RIP jenni

622 days ago
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Rivera-fan    

Rest in peace Jenny!!! :'(

622 days ago
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chris    

ALL that money, and had to scrimp on air fare. JUST Like the la bamba singer, freddy valens (valenzuela)

622 days ago
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Oh Please    

God rest her soul. May her family find peace and solace during this time of sorrow.

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YouDontSay    

i am so sorry for the ones left behind. a beautiful angel has left us.

622 days ago
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beebo    

so sad. my thoughts and prayers are with Jenni's family. For those of you who didn't know her here's is a great synopsis of her accomplishments: http://www.mun2.tv/news/headline-news/jenni-rivera-singer-mother-tv-star

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chris    

ALL that money, yet had to scrimp on air fare. just like richie valens. what's with the cheap mexicans?

622 days ago
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Virtual Insanity    

My condolences to her family and fans. Sad.

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BellaJ    

RIP! Sending love to your family and friends

622 days ago
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Mali    

God she was beautiful. R.I.P

622 days ago
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fonzie    

Aw those poor children. This is very sad. Best wishes to the little ones.

622 days ago
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QueenB    

I LOVE YOU JENNI. A LEGEND is BORN...

622 days ago
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Jtdennis     

Absolutely terrible. Rip

622 days ago
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eicarr     

RIP, even though nobody I know ever hear of her.

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