Monday, 20 November, 2017

Skydiver texts wife to say he won't pull cord when jumping

A man is found dead near Skydive DeLand A man is found dead near Skydive DeLand
Kenny Thornton | 17 July, 2017, 12:09

A skydiver found dead at Skydive DeLand earlier this week jumped to his death after informing his wife through a video that he was going "somewhere wonderful", according to a police report.

Before making the jump, Vitantonio Capotorto, 27, sent his wife, 25-year-old Costansa Litellini, a video in which he told her he was "not going to pull the cord and that he was going somewhere wonderful".

A skydiver texted his wife just minutes before his jump to tell her he wouldn't be pulling the chord to open his parachute on the way down. However, shortly after he left home she received the horrifying message that her husband was planning to kill himself.

Zittellini raced into the hanger in an attempt to stop her husband but the plane had already taken off. According to the Metro, Vitantonio had already jumped by the time ground staff managed to radio the pilot.

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JD (U) Deputy Leader in the Assembly Shyam Rajak, however said, "Everybody should maintain transparency in public life". Labour Minister Vijay Prakash, who is from the RJD, said, "I do not know why Tejaswiji did not come to the function".

Richards told police she had seen Vitantonio before the flight and "he had seemed normal".

A chaplain was called to the scene to let Litellini know that Vitantonio had died. According to authorities, the skydiver had fallen 13,500 feet to his death.

Yet to be necessarily understood is what led to Vitantonio seeking his suicidal death and why the man had chosen dying in such a dramatic fashion and why the husband declined reaching out to his wife or any other individual or entity before his plan....?

Vitantonio was an experienced skydiver who made over 600 jumps. Both of them worked for United Parachute Technologies, a local company that makes containers for parachutes. He was found facedown in a field near Skydive DeLand, one of the busiest skydiving hubs in the country.

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