SBC Fire rescues paraglider off Gibraltar Road
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif.– Santa Barbara County Fire rescued a 42-year-old paraglider that had crash-landed 300 feet off Gibraltar Road sustaining non-life threatening injury to their leg and chest.
The 42-year-old man was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital via helicopter.
Paraglider Hoist Rescue - SBC FF/PM bring a 42-yr old male aboard SBCASU Copter 308 after he crash landed approx 300’ off Gibraltar Rd. He suffered leg and chest non-life threatening injuries and was flown to SB Cottage Hospital. SB City FD, SBCSAR, AMR also responded. C/T 11:29 pic.twitter.com/tCrpmmskYh— SBCFireInfo (@EliasonMike) February 1, 2023