Skydiver hospitalized after collision

SAN DIEGO – A skydiver was airlifted to a hospital after becoming injured during a skydiving incident Sunday evening.

skydiving graphicCalFire crews responded to Nichols Field in Jamul around 7:30 p.m. to assist a skydiver who was involved in some type of collision, CalFire spokesman Mike Mohler said.

Mercy Air transported the victim to an area hospital to be treated for moderate injuries, Mohler said.

Fire departments from Chula Vista and San Diego also responded to the incident.

No other details were immediately provided.