Parachutist Stuck In Power Lines

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A parachutist was left hanging around when he missed his landing area.

California's Riverside County Fire Department attended the scene in Lake Elsinore where the jumper was caught 30ft off the ground in power lines by his chute on Tuesday (25 May). The incident was reportedly located near a skydiving centre.

The fire department reported: "Southern California Edison arrived on scene to cut the power to the lines and was able to safely bring the patient down with their bucket lift.

"The patient was evaluated by firefighters on scene and transported to an area hospital by ground ambulance minor injuries to their lower extremities."