Caribou Man Injured in Paraglider Accident
A Caribou man was injured Sunday evening when his paraglider came down in the downtown area along Sweden Street.
Caribou Police say 40-year-old Robert Cherrier took off from the Caribou Municipal Airport shortly before 6:30 p.m.
Within minutes, the engine stalled and the Skycruiser paraglider went down near the American Legion, taking out power lines and a flag pole.
Cherrier sustained unspecified injuries was transported by ambulance to Cary Medical Center.
Police said his injuries were not life-threatening.