Three people have been confirmed dead after a suspected mid-air skydiving accident near Cairns, Australia, police said on Friday. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT. NO REPORTER NARRATION. Three people have died in what authorities believe was a mid-air skydiving accident in Australia on Friday (October 13), police said. Two men aged in their 30s and a woman in her 50s are believed to have collided while skydiving near Cairns in northeastern Australia. A nearby resident in the town of Mission Beach said three people fell onto the lawn of a suburban property about 1.5 kilometres (1 mile) north of the usual landing site for parachutists, Australian Broadcasting Corp reported.