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Investigators to examine second black box from MH17

Air investigators are to examine a second black box which was recovered from flight MH17 today.

The data could reveal if the pilots were aware of a missile coming towards the plane and what happened in the last few seconds of the flight if they were able to speak.

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Potential evidence trampled at un-cordoned crash site

The wrecked cockpit of downed flight MH17 is not cordoned off and is being watched by only one armed guard, ITV News staff at the crash site say.

The wrecked cockpit lies relatively unguarded in Grabovo. Credit: Laura Wilshaw/ITV News

Any potential forensic evidence is being trampled on by onlookers, in a scene described as a "complete free-for-all".

Among the wreckage at a site in east Ukraine, it is possible to make out an iPad, flight bags and children's shoes, among other things.

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