Man Dies While Skydiving in Tennessee

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

FAYETTE COUNTY, Tenn. (CNN) - A 56-year-old man was found dead Monday in western Tennessee after a skydiving incident went horribly wrong.

The Fayette County Sheriff's Office says seven people jumped from about 29,000 feet late Monday morning.  Six made it to the ground safely.

The man's body was found in a wooded area about a mile from the drop zone.  There's no word yet on what exactly happened.

Authorities say the man was from California.

Trending Stories

Latest News

More News