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Skydiving Fatalities : 2004 : North America : Hard downwind landing after a low turn

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United States
Skydive Spaceland
Low Turn
Strong Winds
~ 450
Thomas (Tommy) Thompson
Jumper landed out on a windy day with strong gusts. It appears he made a low turn (unsure if this contributed to the final event) to a downwind landing. The jumper was in a coma with multiple injuries and was taken of live support on January 14, 2004.

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