Death by photograph: Man falls off a cliff while posing for a photo

- A German tourist fell off a cliff and died Wednesday while posing for a photo in Machu Picchu, the Inca citadel in southern Peru.

Oliver Park, 51, had ventured into a restricted area of the tourist spot in the Andes, and despite signs warning people to stay away from the cliff’s edge, he asked a fellow tourist to take his photo.

He then lost his balance and fell 130 feet to his death.

"He asked a man who was there to take a photo of him," Guillermo Mestas, a Peruvian tourist recounted to Canal N

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