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Parachutist death: Investigators will pass report to authorities

Carl Marsh

The parachute centre investigating the death of a parachutist who died during a sky dive has issued a statement.

Carl Marsh, 46, from Knutsford was an instructor at The Black Knights Parachute Centre at Cockerham, near Lancaster.

The British Parachute Association Board of Inquiry will be investigating the accident and when completed will submit their report reports to the Coroner, Police, Civil Aviation Authority and any other authorities.

That report will include the board's conclusions and will if appropriate make recommendations.

– Spokesman, Black Knights Parachute Centre

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Investigation launched into skydiver death

The nearest parachute club to the fatal skydiver accident is the Black Knights Parachute centre.

They said they could not confirm the skydiver had jumped with them, but released a statement.

"A British Parachute Association board of inquiry will investigate the accident and when completed will submit reports to the coroner, the police and the civil aviation authority, plus any other relevant authority.

"The report will include the board's conclusion and will if appropriate make recommendations."

– Black Knights Parachute Centre
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