Pre-dawn parachute operation hurts three at Homestead base, reports say – Sun Sentinel

A pre-dawn parachute exercise at Homestead Air Reserve base in southwest Miami-Dade left three people hurt, according to news accounts.

Details about what happened haven’t been released, but crews from Miami-Dade Fire Rescue were at the scene and taking victims to a hospital, WTVJ-Ch. 6 reported.

Sources told the station the parachutists were hurt during a training exercise called a “halo jump.”

The soldiers were part of the Army’s Golden Knights parachute demonstration team, the Miami Herald reported.

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