Paraglider Using Selfie Stick Drops Phone from 2,500 Feet
A paraglider was soaring above the world at 2,500 feet recently when he decided to pull his selfie stick out to snap a memory of his adventure. While trying to remove his phone, however, the smartphone slipped from his grasp and fell to Earth. It was all captured in the 1.5-minute helmet cam video above (the drop is at 1:15).
It seems likely that the phone didn’t survive the fall — though, there have been stranger survival stories — but hopefully it avoided landing on someone on the ground…