US Man Falls 100ft To Death While Posing For A Photo On Oregon Cliff

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In a tragic incident, this man in Oregon plunged to his death after attempting to take a photograph in a clifftop tree. He was located and brought to the shore by a US Coast Guard helicopter and rescuers from the Nehalem Bay Fire Department. He was then transferred to the hospital by ambulance but was pronounced dead on arrival.

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According to USA Today, this US man lost his life after attempting to take a photograph in a clifftop tree.

The Oregan man, unfortunately, died after falling 100 feet into the ocean during a hike at an Oregon Coast state park.

Police states,  authorities responded to reports of a person who had fallen from a cliff at 1:48 pm at Oswald West State Park.

 

 

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Steven Gastelum, 43, of Seaside and a second person had made their way down the Devil's Cauldron trail with the intent of taking photographs at the cliffside viewpoint.

Steven tried to climb a tree for a photograph, and the limb he had climbed on broke, sending him 100 feet down into the ocean.

 

He was located and brought to the shore by a US Coast Guard helicopter and rescuers from the Nehalem Bay Fire Department.

 

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Steven was pronounced dead after being transported by ambulance to the Tillamook Regional Medical Center.

Back in January, a similar tragic incident struck after a backpacker plunged to their death from a popular 'selfie' clifftop in Sydney.

Madalyn Davis, who hailed from Lincoln, England arrived in Australia last year, with plans to create a new life for herself in the country. However, the 21-year-old tragically passed away after falling from a local tourist attraction while watching the sunrise with her friends.

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According to Mirror Online. , the backpacker and her friends climbed over the fence to enjoy the sunrise. A search was launched around the reserve after law enforcement received a report of a woman falling from a cliff. Davis's body was then purportedly discovered at around 10:30 pm.

Tributes have been pouring in from the 21-year-old, who has been described as "incredibly beautiful and talented" and "a free spirit".

 

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