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Lost Paraglider Update
8/27/2012 4:33:19 PM
Holly Carter

Blaine County Sheriff Gene D. Ramsey has announced that the lost World Cup paraglider was located out Fish Creek at Bradsfield Canyon by an Idaho Army National Guard helicopter crew based out of Gowen Field. Guy Anderson, 49, was located and transported to Friedman Memorial Airport in Hailey where he was met by ambulance. Mr. Anderson is currently being evaluated at WRMC for injuries to his left arm, ribs, spine and possible internal injuries. At this time the extent of his injuries is unknown.
We wish to thank the Idaho Army National Guard for taking time from fighting Idaho fires to assist with this successful search and rescue. For additional updates and news releases please check back with our website