Two injured in plane crash

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A PLANE from Blackpool has crashed on the Ingleborough Moors leaving two people in hospital.

Clapham Cave Rescue and North Yorkshire Police were informed a Cessna light aircraft had crashed on Ingleborough and the two casualties were transferred to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary.

North Yorkshire Police confirmed a Cessna aircraft crashed on the Moors at 9.18pm on Monday evening.

The plane had left Blackpool earlier in the evening, flying north towards the Kirkby Lonsdale area via Clitheroe.

The Civil Aviation Authority and Air Crash Investigation have been informed of the incident.