Final Report: Accident Involving a TrikeBuggy Bullet V3.2, Paramotor, (unregistered), near Bellharbour, Co. Clare 21 June 2019, Report 2020-012

During an attempted take-off from an agricultural field near Bellharbour, Co. Clare, directional control of the ‘TrikeBuggy Bullet’ paramotor was lost, resulting in it colliding with a dry stone wall at the south-western perimeter of the field. The Pilot, who was the sole occupant, sustained fractures to both feet and to one arm. He was removed from the scene by the emergency services and brought to hospital. There was no fire.
Occurrence Date: 
Friday, 21 June, 2019
Report Date: 
Tuesday, 21 July, 2020