Fire service called out to emergency landing at Sandtoft

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Concerns about a possible defect to the landing gear of a light aircraft led to a call out for Humberside Fire Service.

The plane was due to land at Sandtoft Airfield shortly after noon yesterday.

Firefighters were sent to the scene as a precaution as the aircraft made an emergency landing.

The aircraft landed safely and no action was taken by the fire service.