104-Year-Old Skydiver Dies Days After Record-Breaking Jump

CHICAGO, Illinois — The adventurous spirit of Dorothy Hoffner, a 104-year-old Chicago resident who recently made headlines with her skydiving feat, was extinguished this week. Hoffner, who Guinness World Records could potentially recognize as the oldest person to skydive, was found deceased at her senior living community, Brookdale Lake View, on Monday. Hoffner, known affectionately as “Grandma” by her close friend and nurse, Joe Conant, was a vibrant and energetic woman. Conant, who met Hoffner …

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Skydiver Found Dead in Residential Yard

In Titusville, Florida, a tragic skydiving incident claimed the life of a man on Saturday. The victim, found in full parachuting gear, landed in a residential yard just a block away from Arthur Dunn Airpark, a public airport known for its skydiving centers. The Arthur Dunn Airpark, located on the east coast of Florida, is a popular spot for skydiving enthusiasts. The airpark, which is in close proximity to several residential areas, has been the …

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Wingsuit Skydiver Decapitated After Jumping From Plane

TOULOUSE, France – A tragic skydiving accident that occurred over three years ago in France has resurfaced in court, with the pilot of the aircraft now facing manslaughter charges. The incident, which resulted in the death of an experienced skydiver, has been described by the pilot as the “tragedy of my life.” In July 2018, Nicolas Galy, a 40-year-old seasoned parachutist, leaped from a plane at an altitude of 14,000 feet over Bouloc-en-Quercy near Toulouse. …

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Mother of 2 Dies in Freak Skydiving Accident

A 44-year-old mother of two from Poteau, Oklahoma, tragically passed away after suffering injuries incurred during a solo skydiving accident. The incident occurred at Sallisaw Airport on Saturday afternoon. According to the Sallisaw Police Department, an unknown problem arose during the jump that Glasgow could not recover from. Witnesses reported that Glasgow’s parachute had fully opened, but she spun uncontrollably before hitting the ground. Glasgow was taken to a local hospital but ultimately succumbed to …

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