Calif. man dies after cliff diving on Lake Havasu

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KINGMAN -- A 200 foot dive from a cliff at Copper Canyon on Lake Havasu proved deadly for a Costa Mesa, Calif., man.


Cliff diver dies at Lake Havasu - A cliff diver is dead after taking a leap at Lake Havasu.

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The San Bernardino County Sheriff's office said 43 year-old John Kissel struck the rock face just one foot from the water.

An off duty firefighter and nurse pronounced Kissel dead at the scene of the accident Saturday afternoon.

Meanwhile, the National Park Service has released the name of the Chino Hills, Calif., woman who was killed on Lake Mohave Saturday.

NPS spokesman Andrew Munoz said 22 year-old Delilah Moles was fatally injured when struck by a propeller after falling over the bow and under a pontoon boat during a family outing.

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