Hang glider accident in Canterbury

  • 05/03/2017
The accident happened near Bossu Rd (file)
The accident happened near Bossu Rd (file)

A man in his 40s is seriously injured after a hang glider crash south of Christchurch.

The accident happened near Bossu Road, Te Oka, at about 2:20pm on Sunday, a police spokeswoman says.

St John ambulance says the man has been flown to Christchurch Hospital by a rescue helicopter.

The hang glider reportedly crashed into a cliff.

NZN