Mark Sutton in Olympic opening ceremony
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Mark Sutton death: Stuntman's Bond Olympic jump

The stuntman who parachuted into the London 2012 opening ceremony as James Bond has been killed in a wingsuit flying accident near Martigny, Switzerland.

This footage from Olympic ceremony shows Mark Sutton, 42, jumping from a helicopter alongside a fellow skydiver before they both open parachutes emblazoned with the Union flag.

Swiss police said they did not yet know the cause of Mr Sutton's death but it is believed he crashed into a ridge of rock.

  • 15 Aug 2013
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