Plane crash pilot in medically induced coma

Pilot Andy Hill is in a critical condition
Pilot Andy Hill is in a critical condition

The pilot involved in the Shoreham air crash is in a medically induced coma.

A statement issued at the request and on behalf of the family of pilot Andy Hill said he remains in a critical condition.

It reads: “Following the tragic events at the Shoreham Air Show on Saturday, the pilot’s family are devastated and deeply saddened for the loss of life, and they send their prayers and heartfelt condolences to the families of all those affected at this difficult time.

“Andrew Hill, remains in critical condition. He has multiple injuries and is in a medically induced coma. His family pay tribute to the emergency services for their highly professional response following the accident and to the medical team at the Royal Sussex County Hospital for the care they are continuing to provide to Andrew.”

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