CALVERTON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A 50-year-old man is in critical condition following a hang-glider accident on Long Island, police said.
It happened around 8:20 a.m. Sunday at Enterpise Park in Calverton.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 12/1 Wednesday Morning Forecast
Riverhead police said details of the accident were not immediately available. But they say it appeared he either “fell or crashed.”READ MORE: NYCFC Reaches Eastern Conference Final After Penalty Shootout
The man suffered two broken femurs, police said. He was airlifted to Stony Brook Hospital.MORE NEWS: Nets Edge Knicks On James Johnson's Free Throws
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