Three people killed in skydiving accident at Mission Beach, Queensland

According to The Telegraph, a solo skydiver collided with the other two who were performing a tandem dive.

It is the site of Australia's highest commercially available tandem dives, taking place from around 15,000 feet.

"You could see one chute was tangled and it wasn't opening", he recalled.

'I was just watching him in free fall until he went behind the trees, and that was the last I saw'.

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Closed 8.1% Above Its 50 Day Average
The company had revenue of $6.94 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.93 billion. The Groesbeck Investment Management Corp holds 80,374 shares with $5.83M value, down from 106,758 last quarter.

Three skydivers have died in North Queensland, Australia, in what police said might have been the result of a mid-air mishap.

Queensland police said the victims were two males who were highly experienced skydiving professionals, aged 34 and 35, and a 50-year-old woman customer.

Skydiving is an attraction for adventure-minded tourists in the area, along with whitewater rafting on the Tully River, he added.

Skydive Australia, the company that operated the skydive, said in a statement: "One of the deceased, a highly experienced instructor who had completed thousands of jumps, was completing a solo jump".

Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross' share cover of John Carpenter's 'Halloween' theme
As promised, Trent Reznor has unleashed his cover of John Carpenter's classic Halloween theme - a redo you can now stream in full. Pick up the duo's version of the "Halloween" theme and Anthology: Movie Themes 1974-1998 on Amazon.

"Every person in Mission Beach we have spoken to about #skydive tragedy is absolutely heartbroken Big industry, well supported by locals", reporter Daniel Bateman reported on Twitter.

The other two bodies were found in a tree nearby. I could understand two, maybe, but not three.

There are a number of skydiving companies operating in Mission Beach.

Police will compile a report for the coroner with the investigation to be assisted by CASA and the Australian Parachute Federation.

$5856: Bitcoin Price Hits New Record High
The surge past $5,000 has left the 3-day stochastic RSI poised to cross the 80 threshold for the second time since August. Need to calculate your bitcoin holdings? Bitcoin wasn't Friday's only bastion of good news.

Latest News