Christopher Brewer jump at Bridge Day 2011. Photo 5 of 9. To everyone's horror his chute did not open all the way. It is estimated he struck the water at between 60 and 80 mph. Four days following the incident he is in critcal, but stable condition. 32nd Annual Bridge Day Celebration, Fayetteville, West Virginia, October 15, 2011. Hover mouse over photo and click "X3" to enlarge photo's.