Paraglider falls more than 50ft from sky into Seaford field

A paraglider was airlifted to hospital after falling more than 50ft from the sky into a Seaford field.

Sussex Air Ambulance attended the scene yesterday (Wednesday) and flew the 65-year-old man to hospital.

He suffered chest injuries as well as internal injuries and a right shoulder blade fracture.

The man, who was taken to Royal Sussex County Hospital on Brighton, fell between 50ft and 100ft.