Police have confirmed that both the pilot and passenger have died in the light aircraft crash near Wymeswold, in Leicestershire.
They were called to the scene just before 8pm last night.
Officers and the AAIB are still working to establish the cause of the crash.
Investigations are under way after a plane came down in a field near Wymeswold in Leicestershire
The plane came down at around 8pm last night.
Investigations will begin today after a light aircraft crashed in a field in Leicestershire.
The plane came down just before eight o'clock last night in a field near Wymeswold.
It is believed there was a pilot and passenger on board but it is not yet known whether they have been injured.
The AAIB is deploying a team to investigate an accident to a light aircraft near Wymeswold in Leicestershire.
A light aircraft has reportedly come down in a field near Wymeswold in Leicestershire.
Police were called just before 8pm to reports that an aircraft had come down in a field and that a pilot and one passenger were on board. Police are in the process of alerting immediate family members of those involved.