Light aircraft emergency in Northumberland

Emergency services at the plane. Picture by Andrew Cowan
Emergency services at the plane. Picture by Andrew Cowan

Emergency services were called when a light aircraft had to make an emergency landing in north Northumberland today.

Police, ambulance and fire service were called to the Embleton area at about 5pm.

A Tweet from Northumbria Police reported ‘We’re at a light aircraft collision in Northumberland. Thankfully all ok and no serious injuries.’

The aircraft appears to be in a field with its nose to the ground and a broken propellor.

The plane. Picture by Andrew Cowan

The plane. Picture by Andrew Cowan

Emergency services at the scene. Picture by Andrew Cowan

Emergency services at the scene. Picture by Andrew Cowan

The light aircraft in a field. Picture from @NPRoadPolicing

The light aircraft in a field. Picture from @NPRoadPolicing