Marietta man killed in skydiving accident
by The Associated Press
12:19 AM, Monday, September 01
ATLANTA — Authorities are investigating how a Marietta man died skydiving in Polk County. Polk Deputy Coroner Tony Brazier said 26-year-old Donald Bragg died Saturday in an accident that also injured a second man. Emergency officials received seve...

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