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Paraglider hurt after collision at Torrey Pines Gliderport

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - In La Jolla, two paragliders crashed into each other, sending one of them to the hospital.

It happened around 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Torrey Pines Gliderport.

San Diego lifeguards say a paraglider was coming in for a landing when another collided into them.

Witnesses say one paraglider fell about 40 feet and landed shoulder first on the ground. The other paraglider was able to land safely.

The cause of the collision is under investigation.

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