He thought he is performing a stunt but he never knew that it was his last stunt of life. In a horrific incident, an internet star, known as ‘China’s first rooftopper’ lost his life while performing a stunt. The 26 years old Wu Yongning lost life in a tragic incident happened at a high-rise 62-story skyscraper, Huayuan International Centre, in Changsha. It all happened after he lost his grip prior to doing a video stunt.
He was to receive 80,000 yuan (₹7.7 lakh) for this stunt. The shocking incident took place in the capital of Huan Province where the young man fell 45 feet from the top of the building to a terrace while doing pull-ups. The heart-wrenching video of the same was captured by a camera he had placed at a distance to record himself.
The news of Wu’s death came into the light after almost one month when his fans got concerned upon not finding any new videos on his social media account. He died on November 8. The Internet stunt star who died too young had one million followers for 300 videos on live-streaming video site called ‘Volcano’ and was paid approximately 55,000 yuan (₹5.3 lakh) for 217 live-streaming sessions.
Here is the video of his death that he filmed accidently: