Oahu man who died in paragliding accident identified

Oahu man who died in paragliding accident identified

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Evan Whitlock Evan Whitlock

KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - On Kauai, a 24-year-old Oahu man died in a paragliding accident over the Kalalau Valley on Saturday.

Kauai County officials identify him as Evan Whitlock of Waialua.

He and three other paragliders jumped off a ridge.

His friends made it, but the victim's glider apparently malfunctioned.

He fell 600 feet to his death.

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