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Navy SEAL Killed During Parachute Jump Training
A Navy SEAL was killed during parachute jump training in Riverside County Wednesday morning.
Navy officials told the Associated Press that the sailor's parachute malfunctioned during his jump. It happened just after 9 a.m. near Route 74 in an unincorporated area near Perris, a popular area to skydive (and unfortunately, the site of other fatal accidents, including a man in the Army in 2013).
The man, whose name has not been released, was assigned to the Naval Special Warfare Group ONE in Coronado, California. It looks like he was pronounced dead at the scene: an American flag was draped over the sailor's body at the scene of the accident.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.