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#117660 - 02/16/06 09:34 PM skydiving accident
Marty Offline
there was an accident here right after noon. The winds have been very strong and changing directions. Some divers (I donít know how many) landed in the lagoon and had to muck it to get ashore. One diver landed between the beach and the reef and was rescued fairly fast. Another diver landed outside the reef and it took some time to find him. It has been reported that he is dead and they are taking him to Belize City.
Everyone in San Pedro will have a heavy heart tonight and our love goes out to his wife and all his friends.

#117661 - 02/16/06 09:45 PM Re: skydiving accident
Oh, Marty - my heart just sank when I read this. I pray the early report is inaccurate - please keep us posted.

#117662 - 02/16/06 09:46 PM Re: skydiving accident
Pam&Dave Offline
Oh no. How tragic. My prayers to all concerned.
"Nothing can bring you peace but yourself"

#117663 - 02/16/06 09:50 PM Re: skydiving accident
Oh, no...how horrific. Our prayers to all.

#117664 - 02/16/06 09:55 PM Re: skydiving accident
Marty..Alot of us know these jumpers..please who???:

#117665 - 02/16/06 10:05 PM Re: skydiving accident
travelqueen Offline
frown Sadness doesn't even explain! Prayers his way... frown

#117666 - 02/16/06 10:14 PM Re: skydiving accident
Amanda Syme Offline
Originally posted by bzturtle:
Marty..Alot of us know these jumpers..please who???:
Hi BZTurtle

I imagine they will need to inform the next of kin before releasing the info on the "wire". The news will come out soon.

In the meantime, say a little prayer.

#117667 - 02/16/06 10:27 PM Re: skydiving accident
Nevermind, news has reached me and YES I said not a little prayer Amanda but a HUGE one. frown

#117668 - 02/16/06 10:30 PM Re: skydiving accident
gailtor Offline
Prayers for all. My heart goes out to all those impacted by this tragedy.
Greatly appreciate the updates as they become available.

#117669 - 02/16/06 10:31 PM Re: skydiving accident
seashell Offline
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