The man was pictured standing with his hands on a rock on the cliff, as he posed for a photograph. However in the 29-second video, filmed on March 17, which reveals the incident happened on the Jigong mountain in Chongqing city, he lost grip and tumbled over the cliff. Visitors can be heard screaming as he fell.
According to People's daily who posted the video on its youtube page, whose surname was given as Du, was reportedly hiking with a group of friends in Jigong mountain on that day. The
man who survived the accident, was lucky enough to walk away with only with bruise,s and cuts on his arms and hands.
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