Beginner Parachutist Dies as His Parachute Fails to Open Properly

Lesce, 14 July - A beginner parachutist learning how to parachute died on Saturday morning at the sports airport Lesce-Bled, northwestern Slovenia, as his parachute failed to open properly after the jump. The 41-year old learner parachutist suffered fatal injuries when landing so that he died on the spot, STA was told by the Kranj police.

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