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Paraglider hurt in hard landing on hill above Dillingham Field


A 61-year-old paraglider was seriously injured Sunday afternoon when he completed a hard landing on a hillside above Dillingham Airfield, according to an Emergency Medical Services report.

The crash occurred around 3:15 p.m. near the Peacock Flats Jeep Trail, EMS said. 

The man was transported to the trauma center in serious condition.

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