Australian and British tourists on holiday in Portugal die after falling off a 30-metre wall while taking a selfie at a popular beach

Mail Online | 6/13/2018 | Charlie Moore For Daily Mail Australia
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An Australian and a Briton have plunged to their deaths while apparently taking a selfie together at a beach in Portugal.

A man in his 40s and woman in her 30s were taking the picture on a 30-metre-high wall overlooking a popular tourist beach when they lost balance, police believe.

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A beach cleaner found the bodies on Tuesday morning at Pescadores beach in Ericeira, 30km from Lisbon.

The couple are believed to have fallen between 1am and 6am.

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The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade confirmed that one Australian has died and that it has been in contact with the British Foreign Office.

It is not yet confirmed which of the couple was Australian and which was British.

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'Everything seems to indicate that the fall happened when they were probably trying to take a selfie,' said Rui...
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