Skydiver Misses Target, Lands on Nearby Ridge: Officials

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    Emergency crews were called to Jamul to help rescue a skydiver who missed his target, landing 200 yards off the ground on a nearby ridge.

    Chula Vista firefighters and San Diego County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to 13500 Otay Lakes Road around 12:40 p.m. for a report of a skydiver down.

    Firefighters said they found the skydiver suffering from minor injuries.

    He landed approximately one mile north of the glider port.

    Officials canceled a medical helicopter and planned to walk the patient out to a ground ambulance.

    Check back for updates on this developing story.