Chinese lantern causes romantic to fall to his death near Naples
Pubblicato il: 17/06/2015 13:13
A 30-year-old man from Naples fell to his death early on Wednesday trying to release Chinese lantern for his girlfriend at a local beauty spot.
Benedetto Chiariello, was killed instantly when he plummeted 50 metres on to asphalt from a highway near Agerola, about 35 kilometres southeast of Naples.
Chiariello and his girlfriend pulled off the highway to admire the view and release the Chinese lantern to mark her birthday. But the lantern got caught in a tree and Chiariello lost his balance trying to untangle it.
When police arrived at the scene of the accident and called emergency services, Chiariello was already dead.