Parachute accident NW of Tucson injures two in military

2013-03-28T16:51:00Z 2013-03-28T19:55:45Z Parachute accident NW of Tucson injures two in militaryArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
March 28, 2013 4:51 pm  • 

Two members of U.S. special forces were injured during parachute training at the Pinal Airpark northwest of Tucson on Thursday.

The accident happened about 12:30 p.m.

Very little information was released about the incident.

 The U.S. Speical Operations Command said two military personnel were practicing routine “free-fall” training when the accident happened. The command has a parachute testing and training facility at the Pinal Airpark

They were both taken to University of Arizona Medical Center. No information was released about their conditions.

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