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US Navy Seal Dead After Parachute Malfunction in New Jersey

A U.S. Navy Seal was killed when his parachute malfunctioned during a fleet week event in Liberty State park in Jersey City.

Moments before the Sunday tragedy, tourists were snapping photos of the seals, when a parachute malfunctioned.

The parachutist was somehow separated from the messed up chute and fell into the New York harbor.

He died from injuries related to the fall at a hospital.