Location: Kalalau Valley, Hawaii, USA
COD: Impact / Launch Failure
Ground Launching or Skiing: Ground Launching
Wing Type: unknown
Beacon/Locator/Etc (Spot, inReach, Recco, GPS): unknown
The 24-year-old Base jumper, Skydiving expert, Tandem skydiving instructor with more than 6000 jumps fell 600ft to his death. Kauai officials said Whitlock's speed glider apparently malfunctioned. There were no witnesses to the accident.
Details will follow after investigation.
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