(MESQUITE, Nev.) -- A Utah skydiver died on Sunday in Mesquite, Nev.
James Fonnesbeck, 60, a St. George, Utah, sky diving instructor, went on a jump with Claudette Porter, 75, of North Las Vegas, Nev. The pair's parachutes failed to open, and they struck the pavement at Mesquite Airport.
Fonnesbeck is believed to have died immediately, although Porter was pronounced dead at an area hospital.
The Federal Aviation Adminstration is investigating the accident.
Fonnesbeck reportedly completed over 11,000 skydiving jumps, according to KTVX-TV.
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