According to Leicestershire Police "One of the aircraft contained one person, a man, who died at the scene. catid=60&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=bvxs 5.
The second aircraft contained two men who both received minor injuries.
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The other aircraft involved, a Pitts S-2 Special, had two people on board, both of whom were slightly injured.
It was approaching the airport for landing when the accident occured.
The pilot of a Taylorcraft BC-12D died at the scene when the aircraft crashed into Gartree Road, just after take off from Leicester Airport - EGBG.
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'Gartree Road from Stoughton Road to Mere Road, Great Stretton, were closed off to allow for the emergency services to deal with the incident.
Registration G-BVXS cancelled by the CAA as aircraft "destroyed" and "Addressee Status: Deceased" : 1.