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North Coates light aircraft crash injured pilot

A pilot has suffered a serious head injury and several fractures following a light aircraft crash in Lincolnshire.

Police were called to North Coates Airfield near Grimsby on Sunday afternoon following reports of the incident.

The male pilot, 53, was taken to a Grimsby hospital and is "stable".

Police said it is believed the aircraft experienced a loss of power when landing. The Air Accident Investigation Bureau is investigating.

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