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Skydiver Hits Head During Landing in DeLand

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File photo of a man skydiving.  (credit: John Medina/Getty Images)

File photo of a man skydiving. (credit: John Medina/Getty Images)

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DELAND, Fla. (AP) — A skydiver who hit his head during a landing at a Volusia County airport is recovering in the hospital.

DeLand police told the Orlando Sentinel the skydiver was knocked unconscious Saturday afternoon by a hard landing at the airport.

The unidentified skydiver was taken to Halifax Health Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say the man was skydiving with Skydive DeLand.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

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