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Aircraft crash in North Yorkshire


6:58am 25th August 2011
(Updated 8:57am 25th August 2011)

Fire and Resuce services from North Yorkshire were called to reports of a plane crash at about 7pm last night (24-8-11).

3 fire crews and a heavy rescue unit went to the call at Rufforth Air field.

They found that a Gyrocopter had crashed and over turned.

A man who is about 50 was taken to hospital with head and lower back injuries.

The fire service checked the scene of the crash to ensure fuel had not leaked which could cause a fire.

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