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Paramotor pilot killed

Sunday, December 3, 2017

A PARAMOTOR pilot has died after crashing into a field at Pilling.

Emergency services were called to the scene, off Garstang Road, at about 1pm today (Sunday, December 3rd) and the pilot, a man in his 50s, was taken by ambulance to the Royal Preston Hospital where he sadly died a short time later.

Inquiries into the cause of the crash are continuing but at this stage it is thought to be the result of a tragic accident.

The deceased’s next of kin have been traced.

We would like to thank all of those members of the public who tried to assist at the scene of the crash.


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