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Video: Distressing footage shows aftermath of Chigwell air crash

PUBLISHED: 12:19 05 October 2015 | UPDATED: 13:53 05 October 2015

Forensics officers at the scene of a light aircraft crash where two people have died in a field off Gravel Lane in Chigwell, Essex.

Forensics officers at the scene of a light aircraft crash where two people have died in a field off Gravel Lane in Chigwell, Essex.

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Footage has emerged showing the aftermath of the plane crash in a Chigwell field which killed two pilots on Saturday.

The distressing video was uploaded to Youtube today (Mon) showing on-lookers running towards the site where the Beechcraft King Air 200 burst into flames just before 10.20am near Gravel Lane.

Investigations into the cause of the crash are continuing today, with the surrounding area still cordoned off by police.

It is not known who recorded the footage.

The owners and operators of the plane, London Executive Aviation, today tweeted: “Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of our lost colleagues.

“Thanks to all for kind messages of support at this difficult time.”


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