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Paragliding crash in Milcreek leaves one in critical condition

Sep 25, 2022, 3:00 PM | Updated: Dec 29, 2022, 11:25 am

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Unified Fire Authority hoisted the paraglider off Grandeur Peak mountain Sunday. They have been transported to the University of Utah Hospital.

MILLCREEK, Utah — A paragliding crash near Olympus Cove left one person in critical condition Sunday.

Ryan Love with Unified Fire Authority says the paraglider crashed into the middle of Grandeur Peak mountain at around 11:25 a.m.

UFA conducted a hoist operation to get the paraglider off the mountain. Following this, they were transported to the University of Utah Hospital.

The name and age of the paraglider are not available at this time.

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Paragliding crash in Milcreek leaves one in critical condition