3 Nov, 2020 @ 17:20
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Lucky escape as pilot crash-lands on private airfield in Spain’s Costa Blanca

Lucky Escape As Pilot Crash Lands On Airfield In Spain S Costa Blanca

A PILOT cheated death after his plane crash-landed on a private airstrip on the southern Costa Blanca.

The drama unfolded around noon today(November 3) when emergency services got reports of a crash in the Torremendo area of the Orihuela municipality.

The 27-year-old man managed to clamber out of the cockpit on his own steam.

Paramedics treated him on site for multiple injuries and took him to Torrevieja Hospital.

Alex Trelinski

Alex worked for 30 years for the BBC as a presenter, producer and manager. He covered a variety of areas specialising in sport, news and politics. After moving to the Costa Blanca over a decade ago, he edited a newspaper for 5 years and worked on local radio.

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