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Fire officials: Hang glider rescued from tree in Cragsmoor

A hang glider was rescued from a tree in Cragsmoor Saturday afternoon, fire officials say.

News 12 Staff

Feb 21, 2021, 2:20 AM

Updated 1,215 days ago

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A hang glider was rescued from a tree in Cragsmoor Saturday afternoon, fire officials say.
News 12 is told a hang glider crashed into trees off of Route 52.
A homeowner says she heard the commotion and was able to call 911.
Fire officials tell News 12 it took crews from Ulster and Orange County nearly an hour to rescue the pilot.
They say the pilot has some minor bumps and bruises and was taken to the hospital.


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