70-year-old paraglider miss­ing around Fraser Val­ley mountain

Cape Breton Post - - Canada -

AGASSIZ, B.C. — Searchers are scour­ing a moun­tain­side near Bridal Falls, B.C., for a miss­ing paraglider.

RCMP re­ceived a re­port early Mon­day that a 70-year-old man from Agassiz didn’t re­turn home from a paraglid­ing trip on Sun­day.

Po­lice say the search for the man cov­ers an ex­ten­sive area in the re­gion of Elk Mountain in Chilli­wack.

RCMP Sgt. Dar­ren Ren­nie says the search is in its early stages and they have con­tacted the Mounties’ air ser­vices in Co­mox for help.

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