Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Pilot dead after Hampshire crash

Aircraft down on Middle Wallop airfield
Image caption Hampshire Police are working with the Air Accident Investigation Branch to establish the cause of the crash

A pilot has died after his aircraft came down at an airfield near Middle Wallop, in Hampshire.

Hampshire Police said officers were called at 16:55 BST after the aircraft came down in a field at the village's Army Aviation Centre.

The pilot, who was flying alone, was pronounced dead at the scene. His next of kin has yet to be informed.

Hampshire Police are working with the Air Accident Investigation Branch to establish the cause of the crash.