[BREAKING] Plane crashes near Belfast International airport

19th Apr 18 | News

A light aircraft has crashed near Belfast International airport, reportedly suggests that there may be two casualties.

The Ambulance Service said the major incident was stood down at 12.49pm and no patients were taken from the scene.

A Northern Ireland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said:

"The Northern Ireland Ambulance Service received a call at 12:23 this afternoon following reports that a light aircraft had come down near Nutts Corner on approach to Belfast International Airport.

One rapid response paramedic, three emergency ambulance crews and two officers have been dispatched to the incident.

The charity air ambulance has also been tasked to the scene.

This is an ongoing incident and no further information is available at this time."