Two injured as plane hits houses in Salford
A plane has crashed into two houses in Greater Manchester, police have said.
Officers were called to Newlands Avenue, Peel Green, Salford, at about 12:20 BST following reports a plane had collided with several properties.
When they arrived at the houses, near Barton Aerodrome in Irlam, they discovered a light aircraft had come down and hit two properties.
A North West Air Ambulance spokesman said two men in the plane had been seriously injured.
Local resident Paul York described the immediate aftermath of the crash.
29 Jul 2011
- From the section England