Men injured in helicopter incident

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Two men have been taken to hospital after a helicopter incident in north Northumberland.

At 1.08pm today police received a report that a helicopter had been involved in an incident south of Acklington and north of Red Row.

It is understood that it was caused by heavy landing although investigations are ongoing.

The men who were in the helicopter suffered minor injuries and have been taken to Newcastle RVI as a precaution.

The Civil Aviation Authority has been informed.