Suspected US drone crashes in Burhaka

Suspected US drone has crashed near Burhakaba town in the south of the country.

Eyewitness have confirmed to the media about the crash in the area which is controlled by the armed group Al Shabaab.

Some reports say the surveillance device was shot down by Al Shabaab but cannot be independently verified for now.

US drones are known to be part of war against Al Shabaab.

The unmanned aircraft have previously carried out several attacks against Al Shabaab leaders.

No comment from the federal government of Somalia officials concerning the report on drone crash.