Vehicle Accident in United Kingdom on May 26 2017 10:45 AM (UTC).
Two people are reported missing after a light aircraft crashed in to the sea off the west coast. Rescue teams were alerted to a crash two miles off the coast of Skipness in the Mull of Kintyre at around 3.45pm on Thursday. The plane is understood to have left Oban Airport on Thursday afternoon. A helicopter from Prestwick and four lifeboats were sent to the scene where debris was found. A coastguard spokesman said yesterday: "Police Scotland were assisting the Maritime and Coastguard Agency following a report of a light aircraft crash around 3.45pm this afternoon around two miles off Skipness in the Mull of Kintyre. "After an extensive search, which included rescue 999 from Prestwick, Tarbert and Campbeltown coastguard teams and Tighnabruaich and Arran lifeboat, there was debris found."