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Woman Suffers Serious Injuries in Paraglider Crash near Blandford

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12:42pm 17th March 2014

A paraglider has suffered serious injuries after crashing to the ground near Blandford.

The glider, a 41 year old woman, was airlifted to hospital by the coastguard after coming down at Ibberton late yesterday afternoon (Sunday 16th March).

She was taken to Dorset County Hospital for emergency treatment.

It's understood she suffered injuries to her back and shoulder.

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