Glider makes forced landing in Santa Fe

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SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) Strong wind forced a pilot to land his glider near a Wal-Mart in Santa Fe.

Police say the pilot was flying out of Moriarty Tuesday afternoon when the wind kicked up.

He safely landed the air craft near the store.

A truck had to come in and haul off the glider. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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