Hang glider crashes into tree


A hang glider is recovering after rescuers say he crashed into a tree. The accident happened before 6:30 Sunday evening in the Rocky Hill area, just east of Porterville, according to fire officials.

The hang glider was hurt, but it’s unclear what his injuries are. 

The CHP helicopter, ‘H40’ helped with the rescue. 

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