On Saturday, 17th August 2019, an unidentified woman fell 30 feet down from a cliff to her death in Sydney, Australia.
The incident happened in Diamond Bay Reserve in Vaucluse located in the eastern suburbs of Sydney. The woman was said to be 27 years of age and has not been identified. Witnesses told the police that the woman was taking pictures when she fell off the cliff. Emergency services were called at the scene and they commenced the rescue operations immediately but the woman is believed to have died at the spot of the incident.
On Wednesday, 3rd July 2019, two young British tourists fell off from the top of a cliff at Costa Brava, Spain.
The two deceased men were identified as Daniel Mee (25), and Jayden Dolman (20). They were trying to take a picture in a rather dangerous pose along the handrails, according to the onlookers. From the top of the cliff they fell 40 feet to the pavement near the Punta Prima beach.
The 21 year old student, identified as Michelle Casey, was at the scenic viewpoint along with her boyfriend. She tripped and fell over the retaining wall while taking pictures. She fell 100 feet and landed on the branches of a tree, preventing her from falling into the ocean.
At Sunday night, 19th May 2019, 19 year old student from Belarus fell from the balcony of a student hostel in an attempt to take a selfie.
The victim was identified as Viktoria Grinkevich from Belarus. She was a student of media and communications studies at the European Humanitarian University in Vilnius, Lithuania. She was in her second year of studies.
On Sunday, May 5th 2019, 16-year old drowned in a lake called Blue Water, in Mana area, Raipur, Chhattisgarh.
The victim is 16-year old Mohan Bagh, also known as Kishore. He was a resident of Gandhinagar Sector 2, Raipur. Mohan was at the lake Blue Water along with his friends enjoying the Sunday on picnic. He slipped at the edge of the lake while taking a selfie and went into the deep water.
Two girls in Russia fell from buildings to their deaths while attempting selfies, in two separate incidents which happened within 24 hours. The victims are Alyona Anopina, 14 and Polina Kavaleva, 13.
Body of Alyona was found near an abandoned baking factory. She was on the roof of the building with her friends while the incident happened. This incident happened in Atkarsk in Saratov region. This happened on 26th April 2019