Paraglider crash

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A PARAGLIDER crashed on the north side of Mam Tor at Castleton on Tuesday afternoon.

A 55-year-old man, from Matlock, was coming into land when he hit a wall. Members of Buxton and Edale mountain rescue teams were called to assist paramedics. The men was taken to Northern General Hospital and later discharged.

• FIRE crews were called to deal with a combine harvester on fire at Staden Lane in Buxton. The alarm was raised at 12.45pm on Tuesday afternoon, with crews from Buxton and Matlock attending.