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Parachutist Seriously Injured After Crashing Into Central Coast Bridge

Posted on Monday, May 12, 2014 3:03pm

A parachutist was seriously injured, when he apparently lost control of his chute, and crashed into a bridge on the Central Coast.

It happened just after 11 a.m., in Lompoc.

The man struck the H Street bridge, which is near Lompoc Airport.

He was taken to a Lompoc hospital, where he was stabilized, and then flown to Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara.

The man hasn’t been identified.

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