18 Apr 2010

Paraglider seriously injured after crash

5:04 pm on 18 April 2010

A paraglider, who crash landed near Godley Heads on Banks Peninsula is in a stable condition in hospital with serious injuries.

Emergency services were called to the incident just before midday on Sunday.

A man in his 30s was airlifted to Christchurch hospital.

Police in Lyttleton are investigating the cause of the accident.