Highlands & Islands

Paraglider breaks leg in crash on Cairngorms hill

A paraglider has broken a leg in a crash on a hill in the Cairngorms.

The person came down on Meall A' Buichaille, an 810m (2,657.5ft) hill above Loch Morlich near Aviemore, on Thursday.

Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team and a coastguard helicopter went to their aid.

The paraglider was airlifted to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness.

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