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Skydiving Fatalities : 2006 : North America : Hard landing while making a low turn

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2006-10-20
United States
Colorado
Mile-Hi skydiving
Landing
Hook Turn
Mirage
Velocity 96
PD Reserve 126
CYPRES2
Male
1000+
4
Josh Nahum
The jumper had sustained injuries from the incident on September 2, 2006 and died on October 20, 2006.

The jumper made a front riser turn while attempting to build speed for landing. The turn was made too low and the jumper impacted substaining serious injuries. While in the hospital he developed complications and later passed away due to these complications.


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