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Navy Sailor Dies After Parachute Jump Accident

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By KMVT News

Southern California (CNN) A U.S. Navy sailor has died after a parachute jump accident in southern California.

Few details have been released, but the accident occurred during routine parachute training in the El Centro area.

The sailor, whose identity wasn't disclosed, was a member of a west coast-based naval special warfare command.

The Navy says an investigation is underway into what went wrong.


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