Watch a Base Jumper Barely Escape Death from 1,000 Feet When His Parachute Gets Twisted [VIDEO]
You’ll never see me doing this, base jumping that is. Daredevil Matthew Gough, a 25-year-old base jumper in Italy fell a thousand feet and actually survived after his parachute got twisted. This guy is tough because he hit the ground at 40 miles an hour !
His previous 180 leaps have gone perfectly, but this time his parachute opened backwards and became twisted. Check out the helmet cam footage he posted online.
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But he somehow only suffered minor injuries, and was in and out of the hospital within a few hours. Amazing !