Hurricane authorities respond to paraglider crash

Oct 23, 2021, 4:25 PM
Hurricane authorities responded to a paraglider crash Saturday morning. Photo credit: Hurricane City Police.

HURRICANE, Utah — A 47-year-old man is in a St. George hospital following a paraglider crash Saturday morning in Hurricane.

First responders got the call of the crash just before 9 a.m. The crash occurred in the area of 5200 West 3000 South. The scene is north of the Sand Hollow Resort. 

According to authorities, suffered a broken elbow and possibly a broken leg. 

Authorities are unsure why the paraglider crashed. However, the crash is ongoing.

No other information was available. 

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