Awful news out of New York/New Jersey where we’re seeing reports that a Navy SEAL died after his parachute malfunctioned during a Fleet Week demonstration near Liberty State Park:

From Stars and Stripes:

The victim wasn’t identified pending notification of family.

The Navy says the parachutist was rescued from the water by Coast Guard and local fire department responders who were on standby, but was pronounced dead at a hospital at 1:10 p.m.

The cause of the parachute malfunction is under investigation.

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