Fatal parachuting incident in Orange -Updated

Date: 
06.04.2018

June 6 Update- The parachutist who died in Orange has been identified as Alexis Zayas,  27, of Long Island, New York.

On Saturday, June 2, 2018, a parachutist sustained serious injuries when she veered off course and collided a barn on South Main Street in Orange. 

She was transported first to Athol Memorial Hospital, and then UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, where she died on June 4. 

The matter remains under investigation by the Orange Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police Detectives Unit attached to the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office.