'Heartbroken': Former MP's son dies in ADF parachute accident

Madeline Link
Updated March 7 2024 - 5:10pm, first published 3:29pm

Former Hunter Labor MP Joel Fitzgibbon says his family is "devastated and heartbroken" after his son died from injuries suffered during an Australian Defence Force parachute training exercise.

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Madeline Link

Madeline Link


Madeline Link is a journalist at the Newcastle Herald, with a focus on Lake Macquarie City Council. To keep up with my stories, follow my Twitter @madeline_link, for tips email madeline.link@newcastleherald.com.au.

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