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Kite surfer injured on Swansea beach

By PaulTurner555  |  Posted: November 19, 2012

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A KITE surfer had to be airlifted to hospital after losing control in the gusty weather off Swansea Bay.

The Wales Air Ambulance was called out at 12.06pm after the 19-year-old woman collided with a wooden post on the beach and then a wall in the area near Singleton.

 She was flown to Morriston Hospital with back and shoulder injuries.

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  • Jiffy  |  November 19 2012, 6:15PM

    Only a fool would be playing with kites in today's wind. Oh - it was a woman...

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  • geoboy01  |  November 19 2012, 5:46PM

    i thought kite surfers were doing their sport on the sea im trying to think of firstly-poles and secondly walls in the vicinity of singleton the mind boggles!

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