Two hurt in light aircraft crash

A man and an 11-year-old boy have been injured after a light aircraft crashed in fields near Canons Ashby in Northamptonshire.

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11-year-old boy injured in light aircraft crash

An 11-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a light aircraft crash in Northamptonshire.

He was a passenger in the plane which came down in the grounds of Canons Ashby House - a National Trust property near Towcester.

Emergency services were called to the scene at 11.45am this morning.

The boy has now been airlifted to Birmingham Children's Hospital. The pilot is still receiving treatment at the scene.

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