Man suffers injury in paragliding mishap in Kangar

KANGAR (Bernama): A man sustained an injury on his right hand when his paraglider crashed into the Customs Complex field here.

Kangar district police chief Supt Wari Kiew said the victim, identified as Shahrizal Daud, was sent to the Tuanku Fauziah Hospital here for emergency treatment.

He said during the 7.10pm incident on Monday (March 1), Shahrizal was conducting a flight demonstration before the paraglider he was flying crashed.

At about 8.53pm, a Bernama check found that the paraglider was being transported by a lorry, accompanied by a police car. – Bernama