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Cellphone video shows Cuban migrants flying into Key West airport on hang glider

KEY WEST, Fla. – Two Cuban migrants were taken into custody Saturday morning after landing at Key West International Airport on a motorized hang glider, authorities said.

According to Monroe County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Adam Linhardt, it happened around 10:30 a.m.

Linhardt said there were no serious injuries reported.

Authorities said both of the migrants were turned over to the custody of the U.S. Border Patrol and will be processed at a station in Marathon.

Local 10 News obtained cellphone video from a viewer that shows the migrants on the motorized hand glider before preparing to land, which you can watch below.

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Authorities respond to migrant landing at Key West airport. (Monroe County Sheriff’s Office)

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