A man of American nationality passed away this afternoon following a paragliding crash in Porto da Cruz, in the area of Penha d’Águia, Machico municipality, Madeira island.
The parachute will not have opened. So far, there is no more information about this occurrence. Machico Municipal Firefighters mobilized a team of eight members to the scene. The warning was given at 1:20 pm by the Civil Protection.