An RAF helicopter has caught fire after making an emergency landing due to an issue with its engine.Emergency services were called to the Yr Aran area in Snowdonia, north Wales, as pictures emerged on social media of smoke rising from a peak.
It is reported that a Griffin helicopter was involved in the incident, and that all four people on board got out safely before the helicopter caught fire.
North Wales Police said they are dealing with “an incident involving a helicopter” in the Yr Aran area.
A Welsh Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called at about 1.50pm to reports of an incident in the Snowdonia area. The Wales Air Ambulance has been sent to respond and is currently in attendance at the scene.”