Horror Moment: Daredevil ‘Rooftopper’ Plunges To His Death From 62 Stories Skyscraper
Wu Yongning is known as 'China's first rooftopper.' In the past, he has pulled off some truly remarkable stunts. But this time, he took it one step too far…. To know the details, read this complete article.
Wu Yongning is known as ‘China’s first rooftopper.’ In the past, he has pulled off some truly remarkable stunts. But this time, he took it one step too far…. To know the details, read this complete article.
Wu Yongning hangs with one hand from a Chinese skyscraper
The 26-year-old became an internet sensation after videos emerged of him pulling off daredevil stunts from the rooftops and scaffoldings of some of the world’s tallest buildings.
The first of his kind in China, he had been winning fans from across the world
From a martial arts training background, he always intimated his viewers to never attempt any of his stunts and practically mastered the incredibly dangerous trend known as ‘rooftopping’ – where a person climbs extremely tall buildings without safety equipment.
Wu had built a following of over 1 million
Wu had built a following of over 1 million on the live-streaming video site, ‘Volcano.’ He had uploaded 300 odd videos onto his page and had performed 217 live-streaming sessions, each of which earned him a sum of around 55,000 yuan (£6,000).
Viewers paid him with Virtual currency to see his stunts
His viewers could also pay him with virtual currency if they liked his videos. When he abruptly stopped posting videos in November, concern grew that he had met with an accident.