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Nigel Farage injured in plane crash in Northamptonshire

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The former UK Independence Party (UKIP) leader Nigel Farage has been injured in a plane crash in Northamptonshire.

The plane carrying two people crashed at Hinton in the Hedges Airfield at Steane, near Brackley, at 0759 BST.

Mr Farage was taken to hospital in Banbury with non-life threatening injuries, and the pilot was transferred to University Hospital in Coventry.

Chris Adams, Mr Farage's agent, gave Simon McCoy more details about the accident.

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