DeLand Police: 1 dead after 2 skydivers collide in air
DELAND, Fla. - DeLand Police said that one person was killed in an apparent skydiving accident on Sunday.
The DeLand Police Department said that officers responded to the DeLand Municipal Airport at 9:58 a.m. on Sunday after a male parachutist landed hard in a parking lot and was found unresponsive.
Witnesses reportedly said that two parachutists collided mid-air with their parachutes open. One of the two was able to regain control while the other was not able to get his parachute open.
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Bystanders tried to render first aid to the victim but were unsuccessful, police added.
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