PICTURES: Paraglider rescued from Leckhampton Hill

This photo shows the difficult nature of the rescue on Leckhampton Hill Credit: Glos Fire & Rescue Service
Close-up of the paramedics and rescue teams attending to the paraglider Credit: Glos Fire & Rescue Service
The rope rescue team from Coleford was brought in to help the fire crews Credit: Glos Fire & Rescue Service
Another shot of the teams working together to save the paraglider who was airlifted to hospital Credit: Glos Fire & Rescue Service

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Paraglider crashes in Glos

A paraglider has crashed on Leckhampton Hill in Cheltenham. Firefighters called to the scene on Tuesday afternoon called in rope rescue teams to help save the casualty who was airlifted to hospital.