Light Aircraft Crash

A man has been airlifted to hospital after a light aircraft crashed into a field in Hertfordshire Friday evening.

The plane came down in Newnham Way in Ashwell near Baldock at 6.23pm. 

Two ambulance crews and the East Anglian Air Ambulance were called to the scene. 

He is said to have life threatening injuries.

After treatment by paramedics he was flown to Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge for further care. 

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