Light aircraft crashes into trees in Rolvenden
An elderly pilot has been taken to hospital after a light aircraft crashed in Kent.
Firefighters were called following reports that a craft had landed in trees and a hedgerow in Hastings Road, Rolvenden, at 17:25 BST.
Kent Fire and Rescue Service said crews had freed the pilot, a 78-year-old man, using small tools.
He was taken to the William Harvey Hospital (WHH), Ashford, for treatment for minor injuries.
A spokeswoman for Kent Police said: "Police were called to Rolvenden at 6pm following a report that a light aircraft had crashed.
"The pilot, a 78-year-old man, received minor injuries in the incident and was taken to WHH for treatment.
"The Civil Aviation Authority are dealing with the incident."