Accident in the mountains - level 1

Accident in the mountains - level 1

20-08-2013 06:00

19 men jump from a helicopter. They wear special clothes. They can fly. The men do it in Switzerland.

All of it is very fast. They fly 200 kilometres per hour (124 miles per hour). But one man has a problem. An accident happens. He hits a mountain. He dies. He is famous. People who knew him are sad.

We don't know why the accident happens. Police say that this is the first accident of this type.

Difficult words: helicopter (flying machine), fly (move in the air).

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