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Emergency Crews Rush to Scene of Paraglider Crash in Ed Levin County Park in Milpitas

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    Emergency crews responded to the scene of a crashed hang-glider in a Milpitas park Sunday afternoon, according to dispatch. (Published Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015)

    Emergency crews responded to the scene of a crashed paraglider in a Milpitas park Sunday afternoon, according to dispatch.

    The incident was reported in Ed Levin County Park at 1:10 p.m., a dispatcher confirmed.

    The female pilot, who landed on a hill, has been transported to an area hospital via a rescue helicopter, officials said. The woman broke both her ankles and injured her hips. 

    Park officials said incidents like this are rare. They typically respond to five to six rescues a year. 

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