Five injured in helicopter crash

Five people have been injured in a helicopter crash
Five people have been injured in a helicopter crash

Five people have been seriously injured in a helicopter crash near Breighton.

Humberside Police were called at 6.07pm today (Sunday 17 July) following a helicopter crash at Breighton Airport.

Five people have been hurt in the incident and their injuries are serious but not believed to be life threatening.

Two people have been taken by air ambulance to hospital, one was flown to Leeds General Hospital and the other to Hull Royal Infirmary.

The other injured people are being taken to hospital by ambulance.

The Air Accident Investigation Branch will be leading the investigation to establish what caused the crash.