PERRIS ( — The Camp Pendleton Marine who died in a skydiving accident in Perris Tuesday has been identified as a 26-year-old man from Burlington, Colo.

Caleb Medley was killed around 3 p.m. when his parachute reportedly failed to open near Perris Valley Airport in the 2000 block of Goetz Road.

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Circumstances surrounding the incident remain unclear, but the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said Medley was part of an active military training exercise at Skydive Perris with a group of Marines from Camp Pendleton.

The accident is under investigation.

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Camp Pendleton Marine Dies In Skydiving Accident Near Perris Valley Airport

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