Two base jumpers lucky to be alive after chutes get tangled
The thrill of base jumping is enjoyed by many people in Arizona, but the thrill quickly turned to worry for two jumpers after their chutes got tangled.
It was all caught on video.
The base jumpers leaped off the Superstition Mountains. You can see one go and the next one jumps with the camera rolling. Then something goes wrong and they end up tangled and are quickly on their way down.
But, miraculously, as they are quickly spiraling to the ground, they untangle themselves.
One of the men is able to safely land. The other doesn't have enough time to regain control and smashes into a big boulder. His parachute gets caught on it and he's left hanging above the ground, which actually might have saved his life.