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Navy SEAL dies in Oahu skydiving mishap

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WAIALUA (KHNL) - A skydiver died after his parachute did not open during a jump near Dillingham Airfield on Oahu's north shore.

It happened just before 12:30 Monday afternoon.

The skydiver, an off-duty Navy SEAL, was found in a pond mauka of Dillingham Ranch.

The victim's parachute failed to open from a jump of about 13,000 feet.

Paramedics took him Wahiawa General Hospital's emergency room in critical condition where he later died.

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