Czech national dies in paragliding accident


A 39-year-old Czech national lost his life in a paragliding accident on Thursday in the region of Pella in northern Greece.

According to reports on Friday, he launched, along with four others paragliders, from a cliff in Aghios Athanasios. After he failed to land with the others, a search was launched and his body was found hours later in a forested area.

Local authorities are investigating the accident.