Paraglider injured in Queenstown


A paraglider has been taken to hospital after crashing near Queenstown.

Auckland, New Zealand - October 10, 2019 : Close up of a New Zealand police officer's uniform and badge

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The police and St John Ambulance medics were called to Speargrass Flat, near Lake Hayes, just before 10.30am.

The pilot was found, and taken to Lakes District Hospital with moderate injuries.

A person was killed after a paragliding accident near Raglan on 20 December, and on 30 November a paraglider was critically injured near Wānaka.

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