Man Dies And Another Remains Critical Following Isle Of Bute Plane Crash

AAIB And Police Working Together On Investigation

12.08.2014

Police Scotland have confirmed they are working with the Air Accidents Investigation Branch after a light plane crash on the Isle of Bute on Saturday (August 9th) in which one man died and another was left with in critical condition.

Reports have revealed that the plane came down close to an airstrip at Kingarth on the south of the island just before 4pm.

A 63-year-old man was taken to Southern General Hospital in Glasgow, but it was confirmed that he had died on Sunday morning (August 10th).

A second man, 52, is believed to remain in a critical condition at Royal Alexandra Hospital.

Police have asked for any witnesses and those who may have any video or phone footage of the incident to come forward.