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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246441
Last updated: 8 April 2021
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Date:01-JAN-2021
Time:c. 17:00
Type:Paraglider
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Washington County west of St George, UT -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted mountainous terrain in windy conditions in Washington County by the Zen Trail near Bearclaw Poppy Trail west of St George, Utah. The paraglider sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received serious injuries.

Sources:

https://gephardtdaily.com/local/man-seriously-injured-when-paraglider-crashes-west-of-st-george/

https://www.stgeorgeutah.com/news/archive/2021/01/03/ddy-we-didnt-know-it-was-one-of-our-own-rescuers-recount-coming-to-aid-of-crashed-paraglider/

https://www.mtbproject.com/trail/4292802/bearclaw-poppy-and-snake-pit-loop



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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jan-2021 23:42 Geno Added
05-Jan-2021 02:21 Geno Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]

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