Pilot dies following plane crash in Lincolnshire

A pilot has died following a plane crash in Lincolnshire.

Lincolnshire Police were called to the incident involving a small aircraft near Spilsby at around 1pm on Sunday.

Ambulance crews also attended the scene but the pilot was later pronounced dead.

The force says a full investigation is now underway alongside the Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) to determine what led to the crash.

A spokesperson for Lincolnshire Police said:

At this time we are unable to release any further details and we are supporting the family.

Lincolnshire Police