Former U.S. Army Ranger Killed In Professional Skydiving Accident in Sebastian: Police
By Fox News // February 18, 2020
Christian Stevens, 49, dies while skydiving
SEBASTIAN, FLORIDA (FOX NEWS) – A former U.S. Army Ranger from Georgia has been killed in a skydiving accident in Florida.
Police said Christian Stevens, 49, of Canton, was attempting to avoid another skydiver when he landed hard Monday at Skydive Sebastian, according to reports.
Stevens was a member of the professional jumping group Team Fastrax, which announced his death.
“After a successful Team Fastrax Winter Training Camp, the team decided to perform a 9-Way Diamond timed to the launch of a SpaceX rocket. Our teammate Christian Stevens named the jump the Falcon 9,” the group said on Facebook.
“Unfortunately, our teammate lost his life this morning on a bad landing after this jump.”
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