21 Tragic Selfie Accidents – All of Them Fatal

Mobile phone users are all “photographers” now. Camera-phones have made everyone an expert at capturing beautiful sunsets, using the most flattering filters, and perfecting the ultimate “selfie” pose.

Some people take their selfies quite seriously, finding unique venues, challenging angles, and outrageous ways to create a picture that will impress their friends and followers.

Unfortunately, some selfie-takers get carried away and forget to pay attention to their surroundings. The result? Selfie accidents that are often fatal.

The number of selfie-related deaths is on the rise around the world. India leads the world in selfie deaths, followed by Russia and the US. Most of these deaths while taking selfies involve drowning, falling from great heights, or transportation.

Here we will take a look at some of the worst selfie accidents, all of which were fatal.

1. Selfie Stick or Lightning Rod?