Injured Skydiver Hoping to Return to Sky Soon

By KBJR News 1

December 10, 2012 Updated Dec 10, 2012 at 8:38 PM CDT

Superior, WI (NNC NOW) - A seasoned skydiver who was injured during an awkward landing in Superior over the weekend is looking forward to getting back in the air.

According to officials with Skydive Superior, the leg injuries the veteran skydiver received on Saturday were not serious, and that he is now out of the hospital.

Officials said skydiving accidents in general are rare, and that the individual is well aware of the mistakes he made during his landing.

They added he plans to skydive again as soon as his injuries are fully healed.