Pilots escape uninjured after plane crash south of Brisbane

Two pilots of a light plane that crashed at an airport south of Brisbane this morning have escaped uninjured.

Emergency services were called to Archerfield Airport, 12km south of Brisbane, just before 8am after the single-engine plane came down in a nearby paddock after taking off.

Two pilots escaped uninjured when their plane crashed after taking off from an airport south of Brisbane. (Nine)
Firefighters put a blanket of foam around the crashed plane as a precautionary measure. (Nine)

Queensland Ambulance Service said the two pilots were uninjured and are being assessed at the scene by paramedics.

Firefighters put down a blanket of foam around the plane as a precautionary measure after a spillage of aviation fuel.

Investigations are continuing.

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