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Parachutist from London Olympics Dies

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If you watched the opening ceremony of the London Olympics, then there’s no doubt you’ll remember the part where an actor portraying James Bond parachuted into the ceremony.

That man who portrayed James Bond for the leap into the opening of the London Olympics has died.

His name was Mark Sutton and he was an online sportscaster for Epic TV and lost his life during a stunt for the network in which 20 wing suit toilets jumped from helicopters.  Something went terribly wrong for Sutton when he jumped from the helicopter at 10,800 feet and crashed into a mountain range in the Swiss Alps, ultimately losing his life.

Watch as Mark makes his jump into Olympic stadium at 4:42:

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