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2 MEN INJURED IN SEPARATE PARAGLIDING ACCIDENTS

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Two men were injured in separate paragliding accidents Thursday on the north side of the Point of the Mountain.

John Alley, 44, Salt Lake City, was flown to LDS Hospital about 11 a.m. Thursday and later transferred to the University Hospital where he was listed in fair condition Friday after being treated for a compressed vertebrae, according to a hospital spokesman.David Sykes, 25, South London, England, was flown to LDS Hospital about 9:10 p.m. Thursday and treated for a fractured shoulder blade. He was in satisfactory condition Friday, a hospital spokeswoman said.