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Skydiver dies after landing on roof of Perris home


Last updated 1/22/2018 at Noon

A skydiver was killed today when he came down on the roof of a Perris house, just south of Perris Valley Airport.

The fatality occurred about 3 p.m. in the 200 block of Caldera Street, near Goetz Road, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

The parachutist, whose identity was not immediately released, was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

The victim made a jump from an aircraft reportedly associated with the skydiving academy located at the airport, which is less than a mile northeast of where the hard landing occurred.

No one at the residence was injured, but it w...

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