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Palo Alto paraglider drowned, coroner says

Original post made on Feb 12, 2009

Rollan Kim, the Palo Alto man who died in a paragliding accident off Pacifica last Sunday, died from saltwater drowning after suffering a traumatic injury, the San Mateo County Coroner's office reported.

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Posted by Resident
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Feb 12, 2009 at 1:02 pm

This should be a reminder to all who do these tough sports, not to do them alone. If this paraglider had been with another, even a friend watching on the beach, this tragedy may not have ended the way it did. Don't do it alone.

My sympathies to the family and friends.


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