QUINCY -- A Jacksonville man died after a Friday night paraglider crash near Quincy.
Adams County Coroner James Keller reported Reinder F. "Buddy" Schilsky III died at 10:46 p.m. Friday in Blessing Hospital's emergency room from injuries sustained in the crash.
The Adams County Sheriff's Department said Schilsky was flying a paraglider in a field approximately 50 yards south of the entrance to Illinois Ayers Oil near U.S. 24 and Ill. 172 at 8:38 p.m. Friday when he crashed.
He was taken by ambulance to Blessing Hospital.
The crash remains under investigation.
The department was assisted by Tri-Township Fire Department and Adams County Ambulance.