Aircraft comes down near Lancaster

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A light aircraft carrying two people crash landed near Lancaster.

A father and daughter were on board the two-seater plane when it came down in a wheat field near Lansil Golf Club after its engine cut out.

The man had to be airlifted to hospital after help from fire and ambulance crews. His daughter was also taken to hospital.

A doctor who was playing golf at the time also assisted.

The incident happened at 2.30pm on Sunday.