FAA Clears Skydiving Company In Teen's Near Fatal AccidentThe Federal Aviation Administration has cleared the skydiving company in an accident that nearly killed a 16-year-old Joshua resident in January.
Skydiving Accident Survivor Returns To SchoolMakenzie Wethington returned to school in Joshua for the first time on Monday morning after a Oklahoma skydiving mishap in late January left her injured in the hospital.
Skydiving Accident Teen Talks About Fall, Returning To SchoolLess than two months after a terrifying skydiving mishap, a North Texas teenager is walking and ready to go back to school. Makenzie Wethington, 16, was skydiving in Oklahoma on January 25 when her parachute didn’t open correctly.
Skydiving Rules Changing Nationwide For MinorsThe U.S. Parachute Association will increase the minimum age for first-time skydivers nationwide to 18 years starting May 1, replacing a provision that allowed younger teens to jump with parental consent.
Skydiving Accident Survivor Speaks In DallasA 16-year-old North Texas girl who last month plummeted more than 3,000 feet to the ground in an Oklahoma skydiving accident spoke at a news conference at a Dallas hospital.
Teen Making "Miraculous Recovery" After Skydiving FallA 16-year-old North Texas girl who plummeted more than 3,000 feet to the ground in an Oklahoma skydiving accident walked with assistance Monday and is expected to fully recover, her doctor said Monday.
Teen Injured In Okla. Skydiving Accident Settles Into Dallas Rehab CenterThe Joshua teen who fell 3,500 feet in a skydiving accident has been released from an Oklahoma hospital and is recovering at Dallas' Baylor Rehabilitation Institute Saturday night.
Joshua Teen Released From Hospital After Skydiving FallThe Joshua teenager badly hurt when she plummeted 3500 feet to the ground in skydiving attempt is returning to North Texas less than a week after the accident.
Skydive Accident Survivor Leaving HospitalA 16-year-old Texas girl who survived a fall of more than 3,000 feet in an Oklahoma skydiving accident last weekend is scheduled to be discharged from an Oklahoma City hospital.
Few Regulations Govern Skydiving IndustrySkydiving provides an adrenaline rush like no other, but also comes with obvious risks.
Joshua Teen Recovering From 3500 Ft. Skydiving FallThe sister of Makenzie Wethington says she is making remarkable progress, after a serious skydiving accident.
North Texas Teen Survives 3500 Ft. Skydiving FallA North Texas teenager is recovering in the hospital after falling 3500 feet in a skydiving accident.