2 Skydivers Die After Landing On Cape Cod Building

Authorities have released the identities of two skydivers killed after they crashed into a building during a tandem jump on Cape Cod.

Andrew Munson, of Nantucket, and his instructor, Eldon Burrier, of West Lynnwood, Washington, died Sunday while skydiving at the Marstons Mills Airport in Barnstable.

Their identities were made public Monday by Cape and Island District Attorney Michael O'Keefe and Barnstable Police Chief Paul McDonald.

The 29-year-old Munson and 48-year-old Burrier were involved in a tandem jump from a plane operated by Sky Dive Barnstable. They struck a shed on private property adjacent to the airport.

The deaths remain under investigation.

This article was originally published on September 29, 2014.


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