Police appeal for information on Innisfil, Ont., skydiving incident that left TikTok influencer dead RS News

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Police have issued an appeal for information about a skydiving incident last month that left a 21-year-old TikTok influencer dead.

Richmond Hill resident Tanya Pardazi Moghadam died on Aug. 27, police said. She was known as Tanya Pardazi by friends and on social media.

Emergency crews responded to the area of ​​10 Sideroad and Line 4 in Innisfil Ont., around 5:40 pm for reports of a skydiving incident.

South Simcoe police said Pardozzi was critically injured after jumping from a plane operated by a local skydiving club. She was taken to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

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Police said they are continuing to investigate with the Office of the Chief Coroner.

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Skydive Toronto previously issued a statement that the victim was a “latest addition” to the skydiving community.

“The skydiver released a rapidly rotating main parachute at a low altitude without the time/altitude required for the reserve parachute to inflate,” the statement said.

“This jumper was a welcomed recent addition to the skydiving community and will be missed among the student’s new friends and fellow Skydive Toronto Inc. jumpers for over 50 years.”

The company said it is working with South Simcoe police on their investigation.

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Friends of Pardazi Moghaddam said she was a “truly adventurous” person who will be missed.

“She was always in search of answers for the smallest and biggest problems in life, and she wouldn’t stop until she got them,” Kimia Sepanlou, a close friend, told Global News.

Her friends said she ran a successful TikTok account alongside her studies at the University of Toronto, and was called a TikTok influencer.

Police are asking that anyone with information or video footage that can help the investigation contact Det. Const. Dan Raymond at 705-436-2141 ext. 1027 or Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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— with files from Isaac Colon

Tanya Pardazi died last month.

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