Paragliders crash into Lions Head

2017-03-23 18:59
Lion's Head, Cape Town. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

Lion's Head, Cape Town. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Cape Town -  A German tourist and a South African man crashed into Lions Head while tandem paragliding in Cape Town on Thursday afternoon, Wilderness Search and Rescue said.

They were both airlifted to the sports field of a nearby school and taken to a local hospital from there, spokesperson Johann Marais said. 

The 34-year-old man and 62-year-old woman were both in a stable condition. 

In January 2016, a woman was seriously injured when she crashed onto Beach Road, Green Point, while paragliding.

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