A Portland man is dead after attempting a base jump from a tower in Marion County southeast of Silverton on Thursday. Deputies with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report from friends of 38-year-old Zachary Sommer of Portland that he had not returned from a base jump Monday morning.
Read the entire article from KOIN 6 with photo of tower:
Base Jumper Fell 1,000 Feet To His Death
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