Ray Township— A skydiver from Oakland County died Saturday evening after striking a tree and a person on the ground in northern Macomb County, authorities said.
Kenneth Ryan Bernek, 34, of Waterford lost control during a dive at 6:22 p.m. at Ray Community Airport, according to the Michigan State Police. The person who was struck on the ground, a 53-year-old Ray Township woman, was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, the State Police said in a news release.
The State Police Northern Macomb Detachment is investigating the incident. Further details were not immediately available.