Fallen hang glider pilot rescued in Draper

Posted at 9:17 PM, May 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-23 11:54:49-04

DRAPER, Utah -- A crashed hang glider pilot was recused in the Hang Glider Park at 15300 South Steep Mountain Drive Monday night.

Unified Fire Authoritiy sent a heavy rescue team to the rough terrain area.

According to officials, the pilot was conscious and able to guide rescuers to his location.

He was flown to the hospital.

Authorities have not confirmed his condition at this time.