KOFO Local News

Missouri man identified as skydiving accident victim

Posted in Uncategorized by kofonews on November 10, 2015

OSAGE CITY — A Missouri man has been identified as the skydiver who was killed Saturday afternoon in an accident at Osage City Airport.  Mark Jungk, 54, St. Joseph, Mo., was killed when his chute became entangled with another skydiver’s chute during a jump, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.  The other skydiver managed to deploy a reserve chute safely and wasn’t injured.  Jungk was described as a skilled skydiver with hundreds of jumps to his credit.  A funeral will be Friday in St. Joseph.

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 3 p.m.

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