Bellevue man injured when bungee cord breaks during jump

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports that Mark Afforde survived a 25 foot fall on Thursday when his bungee cord broke during a jump from the 200-foot high Canyon Creek bridge near Yacolt. Yacolt is located approximately 170 miles south of Bellevue near Vancouver, Washington.

seattle accident lawyerAccording to the report, Afforde landed in shallow water under the bridge and was able to walk after the accident. He was taken to Southwest Washington Medical Center in Vancouver where he is said to be in satisfactory condition.

Afforde says he’ll bungee jump again.

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