Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Fail: Man Jumps to death off world's tallest building. Misses ground and hits 108th floor terrace

Well, it wasn't a complete fail. He did succeed in killing himself.
(Reuters) - A man threw himself off the world's tallest building in Dubai, its developer said, plummeting to his death in the first suicide from Burj Khalifa tower.

The man, believed to be in his twenties and of South Asian background, jumped from the 147th floor of the 828-meter (2,717 feet) skyscraper and landed on a terrace on the 108th floor, local daily The National reported, but those details were not confirmed by the building's developer. More here.

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