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The US Air Force in the UK has confirmed it is investigating reports that one of its jets has crashed in eastern England.
The plane, reportedly an F-18 Hornet fighter jet, is believed to have come down around five miles north west of RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk.
According to the AirLive.net monitoring website, the pilot ejected before the plane hit the ground.
Other reports suggest the FA-18 was one of six returning to the US via Britain, after combat deployment to Middle East.
It's been reported that a US F-18 fighter jet has crashed in farmland.
An eyewitness said she saw the aircraft "explode" mid-air in Cambridgeshire.
An aircraft has crashed in farmland in Cambridgeshire.
Emergency services were called at around 10.30am to Redmere near Ely.
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