Two hurt in Ayrshire plane crash

TWO people were taken to hospital today after a light aircraft crashed near Maybole in South Ayrshire, Police Scotland said.

A Zenair 601 plane came down near Maybole, Ayrshire. Picture: Johnston Press
A Zenair 601 plane came down near Maybole, Ayrshire. Picture: Johnston Press

The incident happened on a single-track road around 3:45pm.

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Police said the condition of the two occupants of the aircraft was not thought to be life threatening.

There were unconfirmed reports the plane was a Zenair 601 en route from Bute to Maybole.

The two men involved, who are understood to have been “walking wounded”, were taken to Ayr Hospital.