Picture of wrecked microlight

A Dorset man is recovering after the microlight he was in crashed into the sea in Thailand. 31 year old Patrick Esser from Lyme Regis reportedly suffered a broken arm.

His 57 year old pilot was killed. The men were both scattering the ashes of a friend over Pattaya Bay when the aircraft lost power.

Microlight wreckage in Pattaya Bay, Thailand Credit: NI Syndication