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Last Updated: Friday, 23 July, 2004, 07:11 GMT 08:11 UK
Two hurt as aircraft crash lands
The plane crash wreckage
The plane had taken off from Biggin Hill Airport
A light aircraft carrying two people has crash landed in a field in Kent.

The twin engine piper aircraft came down in the field at Frinsted near Sittingbourne at 1730 BST on Thursday after taking off from Biggin Hill.

The pilot suffered cuts to his face as well as rib injuries and the passenger had neck and face injuries.

Both were able to walk free from the plane but were taken to the Medway Maritime Hospital in Gillingham. Police and fire crews attended the scene.


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