BARRE – The Orleans County Sheriff's Office was investigating reports that a skydiver was killed in an accident in the Orleans County community Saturday evening. The fatal incident is reportedly to have taken place in a field near Pask and Pine Hill roads here sometime before 9 p.m. WGRZ first reported the incident.
An official with the Barre Fire Company confirmed that a fatal skydiving incident was under investigation in the area. The scene is a block away from the Pine Hill Airport and a skydiving school, according to Google Maps.
Deputies were at the scene and no further information was immediately available.