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Two men badly burned in Wolvey light aircraft crash

The field near Grove Farm in Wolvey
Image caption The aircraft crashed in a field in Wolvey, Warwickshire

Two men have suffered life-threatening burns in a light aircraft crash in Warwickshire.

The pair came down in a field near Grove Farm in the village of Wolvey at about 16:00 BST.

They were taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, West Midlands Ambulance Service said.

Warwickshire firefighters have been sent to the crash site. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch said it is sending a team to the crash scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said the aircraft had been "completely destroyed" and the men were in a critical condition.

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