Sacto 9-1-1
August 25, 2013
23-year-old man died after a skydiving accident in Davis

By Janelle Bitker
jbitker@sacbee.com

A 23-year-old man died after a skydiving accident in Davis on Saturday.

The skydiver fell out of his harness at about 6 p.m, said Sgt. Hector
Bautista of the Yolo County Sheriff's Department. He died later at the
hospital.

The man, whose name has not been released, was skydiving with friends
at Skydance Skydiving, near the Yolo County Airport. Bautista called
him an experienced skydiver.

The accident is under investigation and an autopsy will be conducted
on Monday, Bautista said.

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