2 Southern California paragliders killed in midair collision


Authorities say two paragliders have died in a midair collision at a San Diego beach.

Police say the men collided and crashed about 75 feet to the cliffs below Saturday near the Torrey Pines Gliderport.

Reports say one man, a 43-year-old Orange County resident, was getting an advanced certification, while the second man, a 61-year-old from San Diego, was a more experienced pilot.

Their names were not immediately released.

The crash is under investigation.

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