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AAIB Investigating Fatal Plane Crash In Flintshire

Police Name Victims Of Light Aircraft Incident


The Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) is continuing work to examine the cause of a light aircraft crash in Flintshire on Friday (November 15th) in which two people were killed.

Gary Vickers, 58 and Kaye Clarke, 42, from the Chester area, have been named as the victims of the incident which saw a twin engine aircraft come down at Hawarden airport at 13:07 GMT

North Wales Police said Mr Vickers was pronounced dead at the scene, while Mrs Clarke was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital where she later died.

The AAIB has confirmed it has deployed a team to assess the incident and North Wales Police stated they are working on collaboration with the organisation.