A plane crash at Goodwood Aerodrome has seen a massive emergency services response (Image: EDDIE MITCHELL)

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A plane crash at Goodwood Aerodrome has led to a major emergency services response.

Sussex Police are assisting fire and ambulance services after a light aircraft crashed just north of the airfield this afternoon (June 30).

The force confirmed the Department for Transport's Air Accident Investigation Branch has been informed.

It's also been reported that a section of nearby New Road is closed in both directions.

An air ambulance was pictured landing at the scene, with up to two people reported to be injured, after the plane came down just after 4.30pm.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said: "We are currently assisting fire and ambulance services after a light aircraft crashed just north of Goodwood Airfield this afternoon.

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The light aircraft came down just north of the airfield
(Image: EDDIE MITCHELL)

"The Air Accident Investigation Branch has been informed. "Our enquiries are ongoing and we have no further information at present.

"Our enquiries are ongoing and we have no further information at present."

West Sussex Highways tweeted: "NEW ROAD, WESTHAMPNETT closed following police request.

"Air crash near to Goodwood airfield, reason for road closures."

A spokesperson for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service told the Mirror they could not comment on the incident.

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