Skydiver Injured Near Chula Vista

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    An emergency call went out for help around 7:14 p.m. Sunday after a skydiving accident south of San Diego. Megan Tevrizian reports.

    A man in his mid-30’s was injured while skydiving Sunday officials said. 

    An emergency call went out for help around 7:14 p.m. after a skydiving accident south of San Diego.

    Chula Vista firefighters responded to Skydive San Diego on Otay Lakes Road.

    Skydiver Injured Near Chula Vista

    [DGO] Skydiver Injured Near Chula Vista
    An emergency call went out for help around 7:14 p.m. Sunday after a skydiving accident south of San Diego. Megan Tevrizian reports.

    The injured person was airlifted to Scripps Mercy Hospital with moderate injuries officials said.

    Firefighters said the injury occurred during a dive but as of 11 p.m., could not say if the jump was connected to the school or independent of the school.

    A deputy fire chief with Chula Vista Fire Department told NBC 7 San Diego the skydiver may have been injured in a mid-air collision however, the victim has said he has no recollection of what happened.