News

Two mates died plunging down waterfall when girl fell taking a selfie and pal tried to catch her

Two friends died plunging down waterfall when woman fell taking a selfie and pal tried to catch her


TWO FRIENDS tragically died after plunging down a waterfall whereas attempting to take a selfie.

Fernando Danziger, 31, and Any Caroliny Duarte, 23, fell 138 ft to their deaths on the Chicao Waterfall in southern Brazil on March 14.

Any Caroliny Duarte, 23, approached the highest of the waterfall to take a selfie and slipped
Fernando Danziger, 31, heroically tried to rescue his good friend as she fell – with lethal penalties

The pair, who lived within the close by municipality of Londrina, had been having fun with a day journey to the pure magnificence spot with a gaggle of mates.

Any Caroliny is claimed to have approached the highest of the waterfall to take a selfie along with her cell phone, earlier than she slipped.

Fernando rushed over to assist her, attempting to tug her to security but additionally slipped, seeing the chums fall from a peak of over 40 metres.

Each Any Caroliny and Fernando are reported to have frequented nature trails and waterfalls throughout the area.

The pair are believed to be devoted naturists who loved trails and visiting magnificence spots
They fell from the Chicao Waterfall from a peak of 138 ft on March 14
The pair died on influence after slamming into the rocks under in entrance of swathes of holiday makers

Though the emergency providers had been promptly referred to as to the scene, the Chicao Waterfall is notoriously troublesome to entry.

Rescue groups deployed a helicopter to help the duo at round 1pm, however they had been useless by the point they arrived.

Each are believed to have been killed on influence as a result of rocky terrain under, in full view of different vacationers and nature admirers – together with youngsters.

The circumstances surrounding the loss of life of the buddies is about to be investigated by the Faxinal Civil Police.

Their our bodies had been collected and brought to the Authorized Medical Institute of Londrina.


The native vacationer board plan to grab the privately owned land the place the Chicao Waterfall is positioned, and one other neighbouring fall, to make security enhancements.

It appears the will to take selfies can have lethal penalties – as the search for the proper image has claimed the lives of 330 individuals throughout the globe.

Scientists have beforehand referred to as for the rollout of “no selfie zones” to discourage individuals from taking dangers for the sake of the best picture.

The tragedy comes amid a rising variety of selfie-related deaths the world over
Each mates had been useless by the point emergency providers arrived
Fernando and Any Caroliny lived within the close by municipality of Londrina