Two injured as light aircraft crashes on Scottish island

Two people have been seriously injured after a light aircraft crashed on a Scottish island.

Emergency services were called to the scene between the Kilchattan Bay and Kingarth areas of the Isle of Bute at around 3.45pm today.

The Scottish Ambulance Service said that one person has been taken to hospital on the island while the other has been airlifted to the Southern General in Glasgow.

Police Scotland said investigations into the circumstances of the incident are at an early stage.