Skydiver Dies During Record Bid

Attempts to set a world group skydiving formation record was due to continue despite the death of one of the jumpers. Diana Paris from Berlin died when her main parachute malfunctioned. Officials at the scene in the U.S. state of Arizona said the malfunctioning parachute was released too low for the reserve to deploy properly. Paris was one of 222 people trying for the world record.

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