A MAN has walked away with only minor injuries after his glider crashed on a property in the Scenic Rim, west of the Gold Coast.
The man’s white glider came down in a paddock off Pocock Road at Hoya near Boonah about 11am.
Miraculously, the male pilot and single occupant escaped serious injury.
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He was able to free himself and was seen walking around the light aircraft, assessing the damage.
The man, believed to be aged in his 60s, was assessed by paramedics for a minor injury to his knee.
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Queensland Ambulance said the pilot declined transport to hospital.
It was not immediately known what caused the crash.
Investigations are underway.
#Update – #Hoya – Paramedics have assessed one patient in a stable condition with minor injuries following a glider incident at a location on Pocock Rd at 11.04am. The patient declined transport to hospital. pic.twitter.com/LuACt9GOze
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