Two Sky Divers Die after Mid-Air Collision

Published 12/04 2013 09:52AM

Updated 12/04 2013 09:57AM

(KPNX) Two skydivers were killed following a mid-air collision late Tuesday afternoon in Eloy, Arizona.

The collision occurred about 200 feet from the ground and caused the skydivers' parachutes to collapse as they fell according to Eloy Police Sgt. Brian Jerome.

One person died at the scene and another died at a nearby hospital.

Jerome said the deceased were not American, but he declined to name their countries of origin.

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