Saturday 20 January 2018

Two people injured after light airplane crashes near forest park

Castlewellan Forest Park
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Two people have been injured after a light aircraft crashed near a popular Irish forest park.

The incident happened shortly before 5pm in Castlewellan Forest Park, Co Down.

A man and woman were treated at the scene in the Dolly's Brae area for their injuries.

Northern Ireland Ambulance Service said: "Following aircraft crash in Castlewellan the two patients, male and female, were discharged at scene following assessment by paramedics."

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