INCIDENT DATE/TIME: 3-9-19 2:40 pm approx
LOCATION: 2800 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
CITY: San Diego
Two Para-gliders were flying over the Torrey Pines Cliffs when one made a turn into the other. They both collided into each other and became entangled. Both fell approx 75 ft in the air onto the side of the cliffs approx 40 feet below.
Firefighters and Lifeguards attempted a rescue, but both men had perished. The SDFD “Rescue 2” helicopter was brought in to bring the bodies to the top of the cliffs. Family members of one of the deceased men arrived and are in grieving.