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Chinese Rooftop Daredevil Falls To Death While Filming Stunt!

Chinese daredevil Wu Yongning’s luck finally ran out. The social media star was known for scaling skyscrapers without safety equipment to snap jaw-dropping selfies. Unfortunately his last stunt cost him his life. He died last month after slipping off a 62-story building in the central city of Changsha, according to multiple reports.  See the fall video below:

 

 

Wu Yongning, a martial arts-trained stuntman with a background in film,was trying to win  $15,000 in prize money by performing the dangerous feat. He wanted to fund his wedding and treatment for his sick mother, the South China Post reported. It remained unclear who sponsored and organized the challenge to scale Changsha’s Huayuan Hua Centre sans safety equipment, a feat known as “rooftopping.”

 

It remained unclear who sponsored and organized the challenge to scale Changsha’s Huayuan Hua Centre sans safety equipment, a feat known as “rooftopping.”

h/t – USA Today