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Incident - Light Aircraft Crash

Date: 07/07/2018
Time: 12:33
Location: Dunkeswell Airfield, Dukeswell, Honiton
Area: Central
County: Devon

Fire appliances from Honiton, Wellington and Taunton were mobilised to a report of a light aircraft which had crashed on the runway at the above location.

The incident involved one light aircraft which had crashed into a field. The pilot had extricated himself before the arrival of the fire service.  One female casualty was medically trapped and assisted out of the aircraft by fire crews.  One male casualty was physically trapped and released by fire service personnel and conveyed to hospital by air ambulance.   Police and Ambulance service were also in attendance. 

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