Paraglider crash lands in residential area

Posted at 6:46 PM, Apr 03, 2012
and last updated 2012-04-03 22:36:13-04

DRAPER — A 57-year-old man crashed his paraglider in a residential area at 90 East 15200 South in Draper Tuesday afternoon.

The man was reportedly talking with paramedics before he was taken to hospital in serious condition.

Unified Police say he was sent to Intermountain Medical Center with head injuries. They say he either lost control of the paraglider or the craft stalled and crashed into the resident’s back yard.