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Helicopter Crash, Aldborough

30th May 2018

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service received a call at 13:26 to reports of a helicopter crashing into a field near Aldborough (close to Boroughbridge).

A number of fire engines from Boroughbridge, Knaresborough, Harrogate and Ripon are in attendance, and are using hose reels to dampen down the scene.

North Yorkshire Police and Yorkshire Ambulance Service are also in attendance.

We are unable to confirm details about casualties at this time.

North Yorkshire Police have also issued a statement which is available here https://northyorkshire.police.uk/news/helicopter-crash-aldborough-boroughbridge/

There are no further updates at this time.

15:45 update

Some of our fire crews are now leaving the scene of this incident. 

16:45 Update

Our crews have now left the scene. The incident has been left with North Yorkshire Police. 

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