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Cromer paraglider 'stable' after Wellington Hotel crash

Paraglider crash in Cromer Image copyright Andy Coates
Image caption The man, believed to be in his 20s, hit the Wellington Hotel just off Cromer's seafront

A paraglider who was seriously injured when he crashed into a hotel in the centre of a Norfolk coastal town is in a "stable condition" in hospital.

The man, believed to be in his 20s, hit the Wellington Hotel in Garden Street, just off Cromer's seafront, at about 13:00 BST on Sunday.

The East of England Ambulance Service said he suffered a suspected broken arm and had a head injury.

He was airlifted to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital .

His condition is not believed to be life-threatening.

Minor damage was caused to the hotel building.

Image copyright Andy Coates
Image caption The man suffered serious - but not life threatening - injuries
Image caption The man was airlifted to hospital with head and arm injuries

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