Man injured in paragliding accident in Gold Coast Hinterland

The rescue helicopter has been called in after a paragliding accident in the Gold Coast Hinterland.

The paraglider reportedly had a heavy landing off Pocket Rd in Numinbah Valley just after 10.30am on Sunday.

Critical care paramedics are on the scene assessing a man in his 50s.


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He is reportedly suffering suspected spinal injuries as well as chest and arm injuries.

The man is currently listed as stable.

He is expected to be airlifted to hospital shortly.

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More to come.