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Narrative:Glider from Thirsk crashed into a hedge leaving the pilot trapped for about 90 minutes.
|Owner/operator:||Leslie George Blows & Mark Frederick Collins|
|C/n / msn:|| 6236|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Appleton Grange Farm at Appleton Wiske, North Yorkshire -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||Sutton Bank, near Thirsk|
|Destination airport:||Durham Tees Valley Airport - EGNV|
Gliders navigation system was damaged in the crash and resulted in a major search being launched. Pilot suffered leg injuries in the crash.
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