Hang glider dies in mountain crash

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A man has died after his hang glider collided with Mam Tor.

Police were called to the scene at 4.35pm on Thursday, March 3 and assisted Edale Mountain Rescue Team in bringing the man down to a waiting ambulance.

The 52-year-old man was taken to Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport with severe injuries but died this morning.

Police are preparing a file for the coroner.