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Woman dies in paragliding crash in Canterbury

A woman has died following a paragliding crash in Canterbury. 

Mt. Cheeseman, New Zealand Source: istock.com

Police say the 37-year-old was paragliding in Selwyn near Mt Cheeseman ski area at Castle Hill yesterday. 

The accident was reported to emergency services around 1.45pm yesterday.

The woman died at the scene.

Police are investigating the circumstances of the crash and the CAA has been notified.