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Parachutist injured in skydiving accident in Jamul

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SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) — A parachutist was injured in a skydiving accident in Jamul on Sunday, according to firefighters.  

It happened just after 4 p.m. in an area west of Sky Dive San Diego.  

Firefighters say the woman possibly suffered a broken a leg after making a hard landing.  

She was airlifted to Scripps Mercy Hospital. 

It's still not clear if the equipment malfunctioned, but the accident is under investigation. 

This is a developing news story. Check back for updates. 

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