Two injured in Notts plane crash

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Police were called at 1.15pm today (19 June 2017) to reports of a crash involving a light aircraft.

The plane had come down in a field in Carr Road, Gringley on the Hill.

The pilot and one passenger escaped the crash with injuries that are not thought to be serious. However, the pilot was taken to hospital for treatment.

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Temporary road closures were in place to allow emergency services to work at the scene in Carr Road, Ings Road and Middlebridge Road. The roads have now been reopened.

The incident has been referred to the Air Accidents Investigation Branch.

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