Ultralight parachute crashes in Plymouth NH

An ultralight parachute crashed along the Pemigewasset River in Plymouth on Thursday. Plymouth firefighters said the pilot was not injured when he crashed while trying to avoid power lines. An ultralight parachute, also known as a powered parachute, is a small plane guided by a propeller and suspended by a parachute. The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the incident.

An ultralight parachute crashed along the Pemigewasset River in Plymouth on Thursday.

Plymouth firefighters said the pilot was not injured when he crashed while trying to avoid power lines.

An ultralight parachute, also known as a powered parachute, is a small aircraft propelled and suspended from a parachute.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the incident.