Man hurt when paraglider crashes into hill

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LEHI, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a paraglider was flown to a hospital after crashing into a hill in Utah County.

Utah County Sheriff Sgt. Spencer Cannon tells KSL the man may have broken his back and legs in the Monday morning collision at Point of the Mountain Flight Park in Lehi.

Cannon says the 33-year-old man crashed with the hill about 100 feet from the top of the flight park.

His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

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