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Re: Flying with children

Postby Rick Masters » Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:33 am

August 19, 2017
Serious injury to an 8-year-old girl after crashing with a paraglider
http://www.elperiodico.com/es/sociedad/20170819/herida-grave-una-menor-tras-accidentarse-con-un-parapente-en-organya-6232741
An 8-year-old girl was seriously injured this Friday afternoon after falling from a height of more than 20 meters while practicing paragliding accompanied by an adult in Organyà.
The girl, a neighbor of Sant Feliu de Llobregat, was riding a two-seater paraglider accompanied by an adult when they fell in the landing zone.
According to firemen of the Generalitat, the minor presented / displayed a cranial traumatism and had lost her memory.
After stabilization, a helicopter from the Medical Emergency System (EMS) evacuated her to the Arnau de Vilanova hospital in Lleida, where she was admitted.
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Re: Flying with children

Postby Rick Masters » Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:19 pm

August 2, 2017
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A father allowed his friend to take his daughter for a ride on a paramotor trike.
The trike struck a barn and crashed to the ground in flames.
The father ran to the scene, desperately struggling to pull his daughter from the flaming wreckage.
The paramotorist and the girl were killed.
The father was taken to a hospital with third-degree burns on his arms and hands.
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Re: Flying with children

Postby Rick Masters » Wed Dec 27, 2017 12:52 pm

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