Paraglider crashlands in Tinajo
A paraglider was injured after a crash-landing in Lanzarote.The man, aged 51 and of Austrian nationality, suffered injuries to a leg and also to his face. Medics described them as “moderate”.
Firefighters had to rescue him because the accident happened in an area difficult to access in Tinajo. He was then transferred in an SUC ambulance to the Doctor José Molina Orosa Hospital.
Local police, the Lanzarote consortium, Canary Emergency Service and Civil Guard also took part in the rescue.