Czech national dies in paragliding accident

7 October 2016
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A 39-year-old Czech national lost his life in a paragliding accident on Thursday in the region of Pella in northern Greece.

According to reports, he launched, along with four others paragliders, from a cliff in Ayios Athanasios. After he failed to land with the others, a search was launched and his body was found hours later in a forested area.

Local authorities have reportedly launched an investigation into the accident.

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