Mid-air plane collision kills two people

Two people have been killed in a mid-air collison between two light aircraft over the Isle of Wight.

Police confirmed the two victims were on board one of the aircaft which crashed into a wooded area.

The other plane, also with two people on board, was damaged but landed safely.

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