Two hospitalised after paraglider collision

Friday 18 April 2014 22.18
Two people hurt after paraglider collision in Co Wicklow
Two people hurt after paraglider collision in Co Wicklow

Gardaí have confirmed that two paragliders collided with each other this afternoon near the Glencree Heritage Centre in Co Wicklow.

One of the men was believed to be an instructor, the other a student.

The instructor was taken by ambulance to hospital and the student was airlifted to hospital by an air ambulance.

Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Keywords: paraglider