British paraglider has lucky escape after failing to take off

May 10, 2018

This is the heart-stopping moment an amateur paraglider fails to take off and smashes into some trees.The footage shows Rich taking off but not getting enough lift and ploughing into trees in a forest nearby. Luckily, Rich was unharmed.The filmer writes: ''Rich was fine and flew again later.''The clip was filmed on May 1 in northern Italy.++CLIENTS PLEASE NOTE: THIS VIDEO HAS BEEN LOOPED++ +CLIENTS PLEASE NOTE: THIS VIDEO HAS BEEN BLEEPED+