Pilot of crashed plane airlifted to hospital

The pilot of a light aircraft that crashed at Canons Ashby in south Northamptonshire this morning has now been air-lifted to Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry.

Both he and the 11-year-old boy who was a passenger in the plane are believed to have serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Arrangements are now being made for the plane to be removed from the site. This is expected to take place this afternoon


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.