Paraglider rescued on cliffside of Bourne beach after accident

BOURNE, MASS. (WHDH) - A paraglider was rescued following an accident at a beach in Bourne on Saturday afternoon.

Police and fire crews responding to the cliffside of Sagamore Beach found an injured male paraglider, according to Bourne police.

Emergency crews said the location of the crash and the condition of the injured paraglider made for a very difficult rescue.

The man was transported to a nearby hospital with what police believe are non-life-threatening injuries.

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