Each day Mail: SAS skydive terror: Scramble to save lots of critically injured UK soldier who crashed to floor in enemy territory in Iraq after mid-air tangle with US serviceman * EXCLUSIVE SAS soldier critically wounded in a parachuting accident in Iraq
* The trooper crashed to the bottom at excessive velocity following a mid-air collision
* Horrific accident triggered main rescue operation as stranded males lay in agony
An SAS soldier has been critically wounded in a dramatic parachuting accident throughout a secret night-time operation towards Islamic State in Iraq.
The trooper crashed to the bottom at excessive velocity following a mid-air collision with a US particular forces soldier on the identical operation who was additionally severely injured.
Each males had jumped from planes at 18,000ft and went into freefall, sky-diving earlier than opening their parachutes.
They then smashed into one another within the darkness, their parachutes turned entangled and so they plunged to Earth.
WNU Editor: The incident occurred late final month close to Baiji, 130 miles north of Baghdad.