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Two injured as plane crash lands

The pilot of a light aircraft and a passenger survived a crash landing in Northern Ireland today.

They managed to escape the damage after the plane came down on an airstrip near Tandragee, Co Armagh.

The emergency services were alerted and rushed to the scene at Mullahead Road.

Both the pilot and passenger were taken to hospital to be treated for their injuries.

Police described them as "walking wounded."

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