Plane crashes into car warehouse at Blackbushe Airport

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FOUR people have died following a plane crash at Blackbushe Airport.

The private plane, Phenom 300 jet, crashed just after 3pm today into a car warehouse and everyone on board was killed.

Acting chief inspector Olga Venner, from Hampshire Constabulary, urged people with pictures or video to get in touch.

She said: ‘We can confirm that there were four people on board, including the pilot.

‘Sadly, there were no survivors.

‘No-one on the ground has been injured and we would urge anyone with any information, including pictures or videos, to contact 101.’

She added police had launched a joint investigation with the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB).

The airfield has been closed.

In a statement, an airport spokesman, said: ‘Blackbushe Airport confirmed that a Phenom 300 jet with four persons on board crashed near the end of the runway around 3.09pm while attempting to make a landing.

‘The scene was attended by Blackbushe Fire and Rescue within minutes, followed by Hampshire fire, police and ambulance units.

‘Emergency services are currently controlling the scene.’

Sources told the Press Association the jet had flown from Milan in Italy and was attempting to land.