Paraglider injured in accident near Manilla

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Paraglider injured in accident near Manilla


A man has died while paragliding in the state’s north-west.


About 2pm on Thursday, police were told the man, aged 59, fell to the ground after launching from Mount Borah, in Manilla, near Tamworth.


Police, NSW Ambulance paramedics and the Westpac Helicopter attended. The man was treated at the scene but later died.


A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.


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