LONDON (Reuters) - A U.S. Air Force base in eastern England said it was investigating reports on Wednesday that one of its F/A-18 fighter jets had crashed, with police saying an aircraft had come down in farmland.
"We are hearing reports and we are awaiting further information about it," said a spokeswoman for RAF Lakenheath.
Cambridgeshire police said emergency services had been called to a scene of a plane crash in Redmere near Ely.
"At this stage it is not known if there are any casualties," a police spokeswoman said.
(Reporting by Michael Holden; editing by Stephen Addison)