Multiple skydivers injured during descent

Published: Jan. 19, 2013 at 11:35 PM HST|Updated: Jan. 20, 2013 at 2:44 PM HST
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Saturday brought two separate accidents involving skydivers on the North Shore.

The first occurred just after 1 p.m. and involved a 26-year-old man plowing through some trees while landing near Camp Mokuleia. The man from Australia was aiming for Dillingham Airfield, but his parachute got tangled.

The second incident happened at around 2:30 p.m. when two skydivers collided during their decent, seriously injuring one of them, a 40-year-old woman.

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