TWO men have died in a plane crash near a Scottish village today.
The incident happened this afternoon near Abernyte, in Perthshire.
The plane, carrying only the two men on board, was due to land at Dundee Airport at noon.
An investigation has now been launched to determine the circumstances of the crash.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “We can confirm that the wreckage of a light aircraft has been found in the Abernyte area, near Dundee.
“The two male occupants of the aircraft have been found to be deceased.
“Police Scotland are investigating the incident along with partner agencies.”
A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.