Paraglider crashes on Lookout Mountain

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. -- Emergency crews rescued a paraglider who crashed on Lookout Mountain on Thursday afternoon, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office said.

The crash was reported about 1 p.m. The paraglider was found just below the Colorado School of Mines' "M" sign on Lookout Mountain.

The 28-year-old man was brought down the mountain and was going to be taken to a hospital. The extent of any injuries is not known, but he was conscious and breathing.

The name of the paraglider were not released. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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