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Pilot, 91, stuck in a tree after microlight crash in Edenbridge

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Kent Fireplace & Rescue crew used a winch, strains and ladders to extract the elderly pilot from the microlight

A Ninety One-year-outdated pilot obtained caught in a tree after his microlight crashed in Kent.

The aircraft bought entangled within the branches of the alrighttree about 15ft (Four.6m) above a container near Lingfield Highway at Edenbridge, on Saturday afternoon.

Hearth crews ultimately managed to free the pilot using ladders, strains and a winch.

The elderly man was once handled for that you can think of neck and chest injuries and taken to health facility for X-rays.

The Air Accidents Investigation Branch has been knowledgeable.

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The microlight got here down in a container close to Edenbridge Kent at around 15:25 BST on Saturday

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Kent Hearth & Rescue said the microlight was once stuck 15ft (Four.6m) up the tree

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