- News Story based on a press conference
News Story based on a press conference
Plane crash 1
Fifteen people were killed last night after a plane crashed in a
field near the Harewood estate in Leeds.
The Bandeirante light aircraft came down at 5:30 yesterday
evening in poor weather, half an hour after taking off from Leeds
All of the crash victims were crew and business people.
Operating airline, Knight Air, said they are "extremely distressed
at the loss of life".
The crash site has been sealed off for further examination by
the Civil Aviation Authority and a formal investigation to identify
who was on board the light aircraft will take place.