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Paraglider Found Crashed into Side of Lakeside Hill Taken to Hospital

A paraglider who crashed into the side of a Lakeside hill is being taken to the hospital in critical condition, Heartland Fire officials said. 

The crash was first reported around 2:36 p.m. Thursday when a caller reported seeing a paraglider fly into the hillside near El Monte Road, north of Interstate 8. The exact location of the crash in unclear at this point. 

The victim will be taken to a local hospital in a medical chopper. 

No other information was available.

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