Sunday, December 15, 2013
US Man Dies In Vic Skydiving Accident
A US citizen has plunged to his death in a skydiving incident in Victoria's northeast.
The man, 33, had a parachute malfunction and fell a considerable distance in Drysdale Road, Euroa, about 12.30pm (AEDT) on saturday, an Ambulance Victoria spokesman said.
The man was in cardiac arrest when paramedics arrived and they tried to resuscitate him but he died at the scene.
Police said the man was a US citizen and they are in the process of notifying his family.
They will prepare a report for the coroner.
The Australian Skydiving Association has been notified.