Man injured in skydiving accident near Rose Hill, authorities say

Authorities say a man suffered injuries in a skydiving accident Saturday evening at a Rose Hill-area airfield.

The accident was reported before 7 p.m. at Cook Airfield, 7015 S. 143rd St. East, a Sedgwick County dispatch supervisor said. The man was transported to Wesley Medical Center in critical condition, she said.

His age and the nature of his injuries were not immediately clear.