Three men have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with a plane crash in Thirsk earlier this year.
On Thursday, July 6, 2023, a plane crashed in a field near to Bagby Airport in Thirsk. The emergency services all rushed to the scene, but a man in his 20s died in the crash.
Now, three men, aged 37, 55 and 68 have been arrested. They were arrested on September 12 on suspicion of manslaughter.
They have been interviewed and released under investigation. North Yorkshire Police said: “North Yorkshire Police have made three arrests in connection with the light aircraft crash which occurred on Thursday 06 July 2023 at Bagby Airfield near Thirsk.
“Three men aged 37,55 and 68 were yesterday (Tuesday 12 September 2023) arrested on suspicion of manslaughter.
“The men were interviewed and have since been released under investigation. The investigation is led by North Yorkshire Police with support from the Civil Aviation Authority.”